Design Guidelines for Refuse and Recyclables Collection and Loading Areas

The Design Guidelines are intended to assist project proponents in identifying space and other design considerations for Refuse/Recyclables Collection and Loading Areas in compliance with AB 1826- Mandatory Organics Recycling, AB 341- Mandatory Commercial Recycling, and SB 1327- California Solid Waste Reuse and Recycling Act of 1991.  Compliance with the Guidelines is necessary for obtaining RCDWR clearance for the issuance of a Building Permit.   The Design Guidelines can be accessed here.