California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

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Disposal Reporting System

The Disposal Reporting System (DRS) is the set of guidelines that tracks the origin of waste disposed in California’s landfills, and waste sent from California to out-of-state landfills. DRS tracks disposal tonnages (including alternative daily cover (ADC), alternative intermediate cover (AIC), and beneficial reuse) and transformation sent to facilities in the state. The electronic Disposal Reporting System (DRS) was created to capture, store, and display disposal information submitted to CalRecycle. Web-based DRS reports are available through CalRecycle's website. To access the DRS database, county and jurisdiction staff must go through the Local Government Information Center (LoGIC).

Program News and Activities

  • Second-quarter disposal reports for 2016 are due from counties to CalRecycle on October 15, 2016. To enter your report, log in to LoGIC.
  • Annual facility method reports for 2015 were due by counties to CalRecycle on April 15, 2016. If you haven’t submitted your annual facility reports for your county they are late, please submit them as soon as possible. See DRS reporting requirements for more information.
  • Stations (Title 14, California Code of Regulations, Section 18801.29) are required to report their quarterly information as a station notification to their county every quarter. Stations include transfer stations and material recovery facilities (MRF’s). See DRS reporting requirements for more information.
  • A new training webinar shows users how to enter and manage their disposal reports in eDRS.
  • Have a Disposal Reporting System question? Check out the new FAQ for basic answers to many DRS questions.
  • Now available: A mapping tool showing annual inflow and outflow of disposal for a county or facility.

Where to Go for Help

Need help or have suggestions? If you have additional questions about these topics, please contact the CalRecycle DRS team at

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Last updated: August 4, 2016
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