California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

California Laws Related to Waste Management


This site includes all of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) pertinent to the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle), as approved by the Office of Administrative Law.

To access specific regulations, choose Title 14 or Title 27 below for a table of contents. Visit the Office of Administrative Law website for access to the official online version of all California regulations, which also includes a search feature. To obtain the CCR in print, please contact the State's official publisher, Barclays Official California Code of Regulations.

*In January 2010, CalRecycle was created from a merge of the Department of Conservation, Division of Recycling and the California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB). Regulations approved before 2010 refer to CIWMB, CalRecycle’s predecessor, and those created after January 2010 refer to CalRecycle but all are in effect unless noted as “repealed”.

Last updated: January 9, 2018
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