California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

Plastic Film Cooperative Recycling Initiative

Meeting: April 25, 2006

1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. (Pacific Time)
CalEPA headquarters building, Conference Room 230
A toll-free telephone number, (866) 827-6649, pass code 3696358#, is available for a conference call.

Meeting Purpose: To develop more detailed work plans through the ongoing collaborative process to implement programs and projects on a statewide basis to increase the collection and recycling of film plastic.


1:00-1:10 Welcome, Housekeeping, and Introductions:  Christine Flowers/Muhammad Akhtar

Project Updates: Christine Flowers/Muhammad Akhtar


Metrics: Christine Flowers/Muhammad Akhtar

1. Overall goal--50 percent plastic diversion
2. Agricultural film
3. Grocery/merchandise bags
4. Transportation packaging (stretch wrap)




Review and Discuss Implementation Plans: Christine Flowers/Muhammad Akhtar

1. Agricultural film
2. Residential and commercial film
3. Transport packaging (stretch wrap)
4. Hospital Blue Wrap


Open Discussion: Christine Flowers/Muhammad Akhtar

3:50-4:00 Adjourn. Next meeting is May 16, 2006

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