California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

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

Title: Food Waste Recovery: A Model for Local Government Recycling and Waste Reduction
Date Published on the Web: 6/19/2002
Document Date: 6/1/2002
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Publication Type: Case study
Publication Number: 310-2002-0001
Description: Provides an overview of food waste recovery efforts in California and other American and Canadian communities, with program specifics given for San Francisco, Berkeley, and Santa Cruz. 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/FoodWaste/


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