Solid Waste Organics Ordinance (SB 1383) - Program Requirements for Businesses
with Emiko Ancheta, Sustainability Coordinator with the City of Los Altos
SB 1383- Beginning January 1, 2022, all businesses and multi-family complexes in California will be required to recycle organic waste . Senate Bill 1383 sets statewide goals to reduce organic waste disposal by 50% from the 2014 level by 2020, and 75% from the 2014 level by 2025. It builds upon California's leading commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution statewide. The City of Los Altos has implemented an ordinance requiring that all businesses in Los Altos receive recycling and organics collection service. Join us to learn more about the regulations.
Studies, analyzes & formulates positions on issues affecting the Los Altos business community, makes recommendations to the Board of Directors on public policy positions, monitors government actions & communicates chamber positions to appropriate officials to encourage positive actions, attends city council or commission meetings and expresses chamber opinions.