SB 1383 Information and Resources
SB 1383 is a Statewide Recycling Law
In September 2016, Governor Brown signed into law SB 1383, establishing methane emissions reduction targets in a statewide effort to reduce emissions of short-lived climate pollutants (SLCP) in various sectors of California's economy. SB 1383 establishes targets to achieve a 50 percent reduction in the level of the statewide disposal of organic waste from the 2014 level by 2020 and a 75 percent reduction by 2025.
More resources can be found on CalRecycle's SB 1383 page.
What is "Organics"?
Organics is anything that derives from plants or animals such as food, food-soiled paper, landscape/green waste, cardboard and other paper products, lumber, and manure.
What Does This Mean For Me, and How Do I Achieve SB 1383 Compliance?
SB 1383 applies to everyone in our community - businesses and residents. Below are some options to assist you divert organic materials from the landfill. For additional information and support, click on the respective headers.
Local Food Bank Organizations
While the City of Placentia does not have food recovery organizations located within, please visit the websites below for more information about nearby organizations that can provide support: