California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

About this Publication: Starting a Recycling Business

Title: Starting a Recycling Business
Date Published on the Web: 7/21/2011
Document Date: 9/1/2007
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Publication Type: How-to guide
Publication Number: DRRR-2011-0020
Description: This guide prepared by the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) contains information necessary to complete an application to start a recycling center. Subject matter includes the process that certifies and monitors recycling operations that handle CRV beverage containers. The different types of recycling operations that can currently be certified include drop-off or collection programs, community service programs, recycling centers, and processing facilities. The certification application process requires knowledge of CalRecycle regulations and procedures.
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