The future of waste: Innovating for a sustainable future

In 2016, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law SB 1383, which requires counties and cities to reduce methane emissions associated with solid waste disposal and landfilling by diverting 75% of organic material from our landfills.

Specifically, according to CalRecycle, SB 1383 calls for:

50% reduction of organic waste disposal by 2020, 75% by 2025.
Rescue of at least 20% of currently disposed surplus food by 2025.

This bill was passed to decrease the emissions coming from landfills, which…


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