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PLASTICS INTERESTED PARTIES MEETING
May 31, 2005
10 a.m. - 12 p.m. (PST)
Sierra Hearing Room
Cal/EPA Headquarters Building
1001 I Street, Sacramento
10:00 – 10:15 Welcome and Introductions
• June 28, 2005 Plastic Film Collection Workshop
• A Report To The Legislature: Plastic Trash Bag Program And A Comprehensive Approach To Film Plastic Diversion (Update)
• PTB Certification (Update)
• Degradable Study Scope of Work
• RPPC Rulemaking
• Next Meeting: July 26, 2005 10:00am – 12:00pm PST
• Future IP Meeting Schedule for 2005: July 26, August 30, Sept 27, Oct 25, Nov 29 and Dec 20.
The meeting will be available via the Internet and teleconference.
To participate via telephone conference, (877) 923-2804, pass code 235632 #
To participate via the Internet, go to: www.CalRecycle.ca.gov/broadcast and click on the "audio" icon.
"The six-member California Integrated Waste Management Board promotes a zero waste California in partnership with local government, industry, and the public. This means reducing waste whenever possible, promoting the management of all materials to their highest and best use, and protecting public health and safety and the environment."
Please review the proposed agenda found below for the Film Plastics Workshop to be held June 28, 2005. Send questions, comments, propose speakers or topics to MMarlowe@CalRecycle.ca.gov by May 25, 2005
DRAFT AGENDA FILM PLASTICS WORKSHOP
June 28, 2005
8:30 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:10 Introductions and Welcome
9:10 – 9:15 Keynote Speaker - Board Member
9:15 – 10:45 Workgroup Reports:
*Agricultural Film Collection &Processing
*Residential and Commercial Collection & Processing
*Matrix/Macro look at sources and end uses
*Technical Educational/Promoting Quality
10:45 – 11:00 BREAK
11:00 – 12:00 Infrastructure & Stakeholder Assessments:
• Commercial, Residential & Transport Film
• Agriculture and Construction Film
12:00 – 1:00 LUNCH BREAK
1:00 – 1:15 Status of Report to the Legislature: “Plastic Trash Bag Program and a Comprehensive Approach to Film Plastic Diversion
1:15 – 1:45 Examples of MOU’s:
1:45 – 3:15 Interactive Session on Post-consumer Resin Quality
3:15 – 3:30 BREAK
3:30 – 3:50 Review Results of Interactive Session
3:50 – 4:00 Conclusion and Next Steps
Info Map for Workshop:
Provide update on status of working groups.
Status of legislative report.
ID future steps to promote production & use of high quality PCR.
Set stage for transitioning to MOU development.
Local government recycling coordinators, haulers, recyclers, processors, film manufacturers (agricultural, construction, transport, retail/commercial bags), and Zone Administrators.
Partner internally with staff from Market Development Zones Program and Office of Local Assistance to promote working with stakeholders in developing an expanded film plastics infrastructure.
A representative of each workgroup will present the findings, results, ongoing objectives and future actions necessary for increasing film diversion.
A snapshot of where we are and what improvements and resources are necessary to increases film diversion.
Review status of legislative report.
EXAMPLES OF MOU’s
Provide background information regarding the process to develop the paint and carpet MOUs, their objectives, funding, and how they’re being implemented.
Take information developed under the QA/QC study and use it to promote a culture of quality to facilitate new and expanded markets.
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