Statewide Commission on Recycling Markets and Curbside Recycling Public
Notice and Agenda
Date: February 17, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Webcast: Public Meeting Live Webcasts
Public Comment Portal
Agenda Item 1: 9:00 am (5 min) Call to Order, Roll Call, and Establishment
Formal proceedings to bring Commission to order.
Agenda Item 2: 9:05 am (5 min) Review and
Potential Approval of Meeting Notes
The Commission will review and
potentially approve meeting notes from February 3, 2021.
Agenda Item 3: 9:10 am (10 min) Public Comment Review - Items Not on the
At this time, any member of the public may address the
Commission on matters not listed on this agenda. Participants are encouraged to
reserve their comments for regular matters listed on this agenda for the time
the item is considered by the Commission. Please note that no discussion or
action may be taken on any item that is not listed on the agenda. Comments will
be limited to 1 minute or 150 words.
Agenda Item 4: 9:20 am (30 min) Committee Reports on Policy Recommendations
for Commission Discussion and Possible Approval
The Committees will provide a summary of decisions made at previous
meetings on process and policy recommendations. The Commission will consider
and potentially approve policy recommendations. The standing Committees are
Labeling and Media, Organics, Recycling, and Market Development. The two-person
Committees are Waste Prevention, Oregon Relationship, EPR/Other as Assigned.
Agenda Item 5: 9:50 am (45 min) Use of Taxes and Subsidies to Support
Recycling and Market Development – Eunomia
Sarah Edwards and Joe Papineschi from Eunomia will
present on the opportunities to use taxes, subsidies or related policies to
support the growth of domestic recycling markets.
Break: 10:35 (10 min)
Agenda Item 6: 10:45 am (45 min) Presentation and Discussion Regarding
will continue discussions on advanced recycling based on the presentations
given by GAIA and AmSty at the February 3, 2021 Commission Meeting and hear a
presentation from Julia Levin with the Bioenergy Association of California.
Agenda Item 7: 11:30 am (10 min) Update on Legislation
Update from CalRecycle’s Legislative and External Affairs
Office on legislation and how it relates to the Commission’s work.
Agenda Item 8: 11:40 am (5 min) Review of Response to Commission Report
Report out from Commissioners on the response and contacts
regarding action being taken up in response to the recommendations. The Chair
and Vice Chair will also report out on any communications being sent out to
raise awareness about the recommendations.
Agenda Item 9: 11:45 am (10 min) Agenda Items for Future Meetings
Discussion on future
Agenda Item 10: 11:55 am (5 min) Meeting Summary and Closing
Closing remarks and summary of goals achieved during the
For further information about
this meeting, please contact Benjamin Davenport at firstname.lastname@example.org,
(916) 341-6361, or 801 K Street, Mailstop 17-01, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Discussion and action may be taken on any item on the
Commission meeting agenda. This notice and agenda, and any available meeting
minutes and materials, can be found on the Statewide Commission on Recycling
Markets and Curbside Recycling webpage.
The time and order of agenda items are approximate and subject to change at the
discretion of CalRecycle and the Commission Chair to facilitate the effective
transaction of business.
Under Government Code section 11123(a), all meetings of a state
body are open and public, and all persons are permitted to attend any meeting
of a state body, except as otherwise provided in that article.
Pursuant to Executive Order
N-29-20, certain provisions of the Bagley Keene Open Meeting Act are suspended
due to a State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Consistent
with the Executive Order, this Commission meeting will be conducted by
teleconference only. None of the locations from which Commissioners will
participate will be open to the public. The public may observe the meeting via
live webcast online by accessing the meeting link at Public Meeting Live Webcasts.
Members of the public who wish to comment during the
meeting may do so using the Commission’s public participation portal found at Public
Comment Portal. When using the Public Comment Portal, please select
“Statewide Commission Comment” from the initial drop-down menu and indicate
which Committee or Commission agenda item your comment pertains to. During the live webcast, CalRecycle or the Commission
Chair, at their discretion, will apportion available time among those who wish
to have their comments read aloud during the meeting. Please note that, due to time
constraints written comments should be limited to 150 words or less. It should be noted that, the Commission will
be unable to take any action on matters received from the public that have not
been placed on the agenda. The Commission will, however, determine whether
action on such matters should be scheduled on a future agenda.
Persons who, due to a disability, need assistance in order
to participate in this meeting should, prior to the meeting, contact Benjamin
Davenport at (916) 341-6361 (voice), email@example.com
(e-mail). TTY/TDD and Speech-to-Speech users may dial 7-1-1 for the California
Relay Service to submit comments on an agenda item or to request special
accommodations for persons with disabilities.