Organics Committee of the Statewide Commission on Recycling Markets and Curbside Recycling
Agenda Item 1: 9:00 am (5min) Call to Order, Roll Call, and Establishment of Quorum
Formal proceedings to bring Committee to order.
Agenda Item 2: 9:05 am (5 min) Public Comment Review – Items Not on the Agenda
this time, any member of the public may address the Committee 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 Committee. Please note that no
action may be taken on any item that is not listed.
Agenda Item 3: 9:10 am (5 min) Review and Potential Approval of Meeting Notes
The Committee will review and potentially approve meeting notes from May 17, 2021.
Agenda Item 4: 9:15 AM (55 minutes) Discussion of Recommendations relating to Compostable Packaging, Food Rescue, Waste Prevention and Infrastructure
The Committee will consider recommendations and presentations relating to compostable packaging, food rescue, waste prevention and infrastructure to the full commission.
Agenda Item 5: 10:10 AM (15 minutes) Discussion of Draft Text regarding Introduction, Context and Importance of Organics policy proposals
Committee will consider and forward recommendations relating to
compostable packaging, food rescue, waste prevention and infrastructure
to the full commission.
Break 10:25-10:30 (5 minutes)
Agenda Item 6: 10:30 am (20 min) Review of Organics Committee responsibilities and timelines
Committee will review the policy recommendations called for under
legislation forming the Commission and the Committee’s progress in doing
Agenda Item 7: 10:50 (5 min) Next Meeting and Agenda Items for Future Meetings
Discussion on future agenda items and scheduling of future meetings.
Agenda Item 8: 10:55 am (5 min) Meeting Summary and Closing
Closing remarks and summary of goals achieved during the meeting.
For further information about this meeting, please contact Benjamin Davenport at Benjamin.email@example.com, (916) 341-6361, or 801 K Street, Mailstop 17-01, Sacramento, CA 95814.
Discussion and action may be taken on any item on the Committee 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.
This Committee is part of the Statewide Commission on Recycling Markets
and Curbside Recycling. The time and order of agenda items are
approximate and subject to change at the discretion of CalRecycle and the Committee Chair to facilitate the effective transaction of business.
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.
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 Committee 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.
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. In the Comment Audience dropdown menu, please select “Organics Committee”. During the live webcast, CalRecycle or the Committee 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.
note that Commissioners who are not members of this Committee may be
attending this meeting only as observers, not as participants.
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), Benjamin.firstname.lastname@example.org (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.