California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 



The list below provides contacts for CalRecycle's plastics programs and functional areas.

Program or Functional Area Contact Information (Staff Directory)
Rigid Plastic Packaging Container Program Katie Garrison
Plastic Trash Bag Law/Certifications Katie Garrison
Hospital Blue Wrap Collection Melissa Vargas
Agricultural Film Collection Deake Marschall
Polystyrene Collection Deake Marschall
Reusable Grocery Bags (SB 270) Paulina Kolic
Robert Contreras
Deake Marschall
Plastic Carryout Bag Collection--Assistance Katie Garrison, Compliance
Melissa Vargas, Sustainability
Degradable/Compostable Plastics--Uses, Applications, and Labeling Deake Marschall
Plastic Litter Action Plan Melissa Vargas
Waste Characterization Nancy Carr
Legal Counsel
Legal Counsel--Reusable Grocery Bags SB 270) and Degradable Plastic Products
Ty Moore
Kathleen Nitta

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