Pharmaceutical Disposal (PDF)
In September 2004, the California Legislature passed AB 2176, a law that requires operators and organizers of large events and venues to develop and implement waste reduction plans that include recycling strategies, and to report on the results of their efforts to the designated local Agency/City.
Summary of AB 2176:
Definition of a Large Event
Definition of a Large Venue
It is important that event organizers contact and work with their hauler to answer the following questions:
Recology San Mateo County is the City's Franchised Hauler and can work with event organizers to furnish the appropriate recycling receptacles, and provide the data for reporting your diversion efforts.To request a quote, please contact Recology at 650-595-3900.
The following guide provides additional information on how to collect and report the data required under AB 2176.
For additional information on the law, please go to the CalRecycle website.
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