California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

About this Publication: Resource Recovery Parks: A Model for Local Government Recycling and Waste Reduction

Title: Resource Recovery Parks: A Model for Local Government Recycling and Waste Reduction
Date Published on the Web: 10/19/2001
Document Date: 10/1/2001
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Publication Type: Case study
Publication Number: 310-2001-0011
Description: Describes the organization and components of a resource recovery (RR) park and gives examples and case studies for communities interested in creating their own facilities. RR parks include opportunities for reuse, recycling, compost processing, manufacturing, and retail businesses in a central facility. One of 24 studies showcasing successful recycling and waste reduction programs developed by local and regional government to achieve California's 50 percent waste diversion goals. The studies were developed with the support of the California Integrated Waste Management Board.
Additional Information: http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/LGCentral/Library/Innovations/RecoveryPark/


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