AB 341 requires Mandatory Commercial Recycling in California as of July 1, 2012. Businesses or public entities that are subscribing to waste collection services or are a multi-family residential property of five or more units are required to have a recycling program.For more information on Mandatory Commercial Recycling (AB 341) please see the California Resources, Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) website.
Department of Public Works, LA Sanitation
Solid Resources Citywide Recycling Division (SRCRD)
1149 South Broadway Street, 5th Floor
Los Angeles 90015-2213
Staff are available Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
There are permitted haulers who can collect your solid waste. Here is a list of permitted haulers who may offer you recycling services.
Owners and managers of affected properties can contact a permitted hauler to subscribe to recycling services. The types of materials you can recycle may depend on what recyclable items the permitted hauler accepts. Contact a permitted hauler for more details.
LASAN offers a list of publications to help businesses identify how they can implement their own recycling programs.LASAN also offers a Multi-family Residential Recycling Program Mangers/Owners guide that illustrates how to calculate the cost savings from a recycling program.
1. Call your existing waste hauler and ask if they provide recycling services.2. If you don't have an existing hauler or want to explore service provided by a different hauler, contact one of the City of Los Angeles permitted haulers.