California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

At-Store Recycling Program

Annual Statewide Recycling Rates: Plastic Carryout Bags

Each year the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) compiles information it receives from annual reports submitted by regulated stores and determines the statewide recycling rate for regulated plastic carryout bags. Select the year to read the detailed report:

  • 2007 (Reporting period: July 1, 2007- Dec. 31, 2007).
  • 2008 (Reporting period: Jan. 1, 2008- Dec. 31, 2008).
  • 2009 (Reporting period: Jan. 1, 2009- Dec. 31, 2009).

Responses to Frequently Asked Questions are available.

At-Store Recycling Program Home

Last updated: April 6, 2011
Plastic Recycling http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/Plastics/
Contacts: http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/Plastics/Contacts.htm