California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

Regulations Alert! 15-Day Notice: Mammalian Tissue Composting Regulations

Date: December 6, 2007

To: All Local Enforcement Agencies

This all LEA e-mail was sent on behalf of the LEA & Tire Training and Support Section of the California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB) and Robert Holmes, Regulations Coordinator for the Waste Compliance and Mitigation Program.

On December 3, 2007, the CIWMB's Permitting and Compliance Committee directed staff to initiate an additional 15-day comment period for changes to the proposed Mammalian Tissue Composting regulations. The revised draft of the proposed regulations open for comment and additional supporting information are available on the CIWMB's proposed regulations web page.

The comment period runs from December 7 through December 28, 2007.

California Integrated Waste Management Board staff transmitted this notice to all LEAs by e-mail only. Please notify Robert Holmes if you require hard-copy notice through a postal service. If you do not so notify Mr. Holmes, CIWMB staff will understand that you have expressly indicated your willingness to receive such notices by e-mail only and that this e-mail notice is sufficient.

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Date Released: December 6, 2007
LEA Correspondence,
Melissa Hoover-Hartwick: (916) 341-6813