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File #: 220607    Version: 1 Name: Environment, Health Codes - Requirements for Edible Food Recovery and Organic Waste Collection
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Introduced: 5/17/2022 In control: Clerk of the Board
On agenda: Final action: 6/15/2022
Enactment date: 6/15/2022 Enactment #: 090-22
Title: Ordinance amending the Environment and Health Codes to implement state regulations issued under Senate Bill (SB) 1383 (2016), the Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Reduction Law, by: 1) requiring commercial edible food generators to engage in edible food recovery efforts and maintain related records; 2) requiring food service organizations and services to maintain records and report to the Department of the Environment (SFE) on edible food recovery efforts; 3) authorizing SFE to impose fines for violations of the requirements imposed on commercial edible food generators and food services organizations and services; 4) requiring owners and managers of commercial properties to inspect their containers for proper sorting of recyclables, compostables, and trash, and to instruct their employees on sorting requirements; 5) requiring organic waste recovery facilities to report to SFE on their waste recovery capacity; 6) requiring solid waste facilities to report to the Department of Public Health (DPH) on their waste recovery capacity; 7) requiring refuse collectors to transfer organic waste to facilities that recover organic waste, provide DPH with a list of the facilities receiving organic waste, and obtain authorization from DPH to transport organic waste; and 8) authorizing DPH to enforce requirements imposed on solid waste facilities and refuse collectors transporting organic waste.
Sponsors: Shamann Walton, Rafael Mandelman, Dean Preston, Ahsha Safai
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Leg Dig Ver1, 3. SB 1383 091916, 4. Cal Recycle Final Reg Text 1120, 5. SB 1383 Flyer, 6. Grant Ntf Ltr 042222, 7. ENV Official Ntc to Food Donation Prgm 101821, 8. ENV Official Ntc to Business Owners 101821, 9. Food Sec Taskforce Recommendations, 10. Presidential Action Form - 30 Day Waiver 051922, 11. COB Referral Cost Analysis 052322, 12. GAO Comm Rpt 060222, 13. Comm Pkt 060222, 14. SF Environment Presentation 060222, 15. No BLA Rpt 052622.pdf, 16. Board Pkt 060722, 17. Board Pkt 061422, 18. Leg Final
Related files: 180646
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