California Public Resource Code (PRC) section 48632 authorizes the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) to award used oil-related grants for any of the following purposes:

  • Providing and maintaining collection and recycling opportunities for used lubricating oil and filters.
  • Research, testing and demonstration projects for in-service uses, collection technologies and end-of-life used oil management.
  • Developing uses and markets for products resulting from recycling used oil and filters.
  • Product advancements and developments in lubricating oil.
  • Education and mitigation projects relating to stormwater pollution from used oil.

Model Projects

Model Projects

Cycle-Specific Information

Awarded Cycles

Note: "UOC" followed by a number is the cycle code for the Used Oil Competitive Grant Program.

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