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Note: Training videos for local enforcement agencies are available on our LEA Training page (which includes videos for checkout). In addition, training videos for beverage container processors and recyclers are on our DORIIS site.

RPPC Program Webinar: Complying with California's RPPC Law.Rigid Plastic Packaging Container (RPPC) Program Webinar: Complying with California’s RPPC Law (July 23 and 24, 2013)
CalRecycle’s Rigid Plastic Packaging Container (RPPC) Program recorded a webinar that was broadcast on both July 23 and 24, 2013  (Windows Media Video, 5.64 Mbps, 45 min., 45 sec.). It is available for viewing and provides an overview of the RPPC program, examples of RPPCs, and a demonstration on how to determine a packaging container's volume or equivalent capacity. | Transcript (PDF, 595 KB) | Webinar Slide Presentation: Complying with California's RPPC Law (PDF, 2.0 MB) (2013)

 

CalRecycle's Examples of Regulated RPPCsExamples of Regulated Rigid Plastic Packaging Containers
CalRecycle demonstrates factors to consider when determining if a container meets the definition of a rigid plastic packaging container (RPPC). (Windows Media Video, 1.12 Mbps, 3 min., 30 sec.)  The video also shows types of containers regulated by the RPPC program. | Transcript (PDF, 409 KB) (2013)

 

RPPC Measurement Demonstration: Determining A Container's VolumeRigid Plastic Packaging Container (RPPC) Measurement Demonstration: Determining A Container's Volume
CalRecycle shares some methods for measuring the volume capacity of plastic packaging containers. (Windows Media Video, 1.12 Mbps, 8 min., 8 sec.)  | Transcript (PDF, 112 KB) (2013)

 

State Agency Waste Management Annual Report
This March 27, 2012 workshop training (Windows Media Video, 834 Kbps, 1 hour, 3 minutes) provides step-by-step instruction guiding users through CalRecycle’s electronic State Agency Reporting Center (SARC). This reporting system helps state agencies and large facilities submit a required annual report to CalRecycle that summarizes their yearly progress in meeting the 50 percent waste diversion mandate. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact the CalRecycle staff contact for your agency. (2012)

 

Webinar on Used Oil Payment Program and application process.Used Oil Payment Program Webinar
CalRecycle’s Used Oil Payment Program (OPP) recorded a webinar (Windows Media Video, 700 Kbps, 1:04 hours) that is available for viewing which provides an OPP program overview and Used Oil Payment Program Online (OPPO) Application demonstration. For more information about this program, please visit the OPP home page. (2010)

 
Information on 2008-2009 workshop series.Workshops on Using Compost for Municipal Landscape and Environmental Enhancement
The California Integrated Waste Management Board, in partnership with the University of California, Riverside Extension and local governments, held a series of 10 workshops across the state in 2008 and 2009 to introduce local governments and other interested parties to the Caltrans Compost-Based Specifications, which can be adopted for municipal use. Seven video clips from the San Juan Capistrano workshop are available for viewing, with transcripts provided upon request. For more information about the workshops, please visit the workshop series page. (2009)
 

State Agency Overview of the New Per Capita Disposal Measurement System (SB 1016)
A workshop was held on February 2, 2009, to provide State Agency representatives with an overview of how the new Per Capita Disposal Measurement System (created by SB 1016) will impact their agency's waste reduction reporting. This video of the workshop (Windows Media Video, 282 Kbps; 1:07 hours) is provided for those unable to attend or for those wishing to review the information they heard at the workshop. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact your State Agency staff contact. (2009)

 

SB 1016: Per Capita Disposal Measurement SystemOverview of the New Per Capita Disposal Measurement System (SB 1016)
This brief video (You Tube | Windows Media Video: 282 Kbps; 5:53 minutes) explains the new Per Capita Disposal Measurement System created by SB 1016. The video provides a simple explanation of the new disposal measurement system and does not require an extensive background in waste management to understand. It is a tool that local jurisdictions can use to help explain to their stakeholders, including your local elected officials, the changes that have occurred under SB 1016. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact your Local Assistance representative. (2009)

Chapter 1 of Best Practices in Waste Reduction videoBest Practices in Waste Reduction
Reducing waste can save you money, conserve energy and resources, and reduce air, soil, and water pollution. This video shows you real options for recycling, reducing, or reusing solid waste products. All chapters are listed below and are also on YouTube. Helping promote California’s development of markets for recyclable materials is part of our mission. We can help you with technical, financial, and permitting assistance. For more information, please contact the Office of Public Affairs. (2009)

 
 

Panel Presentations from Construction and Demolition Forum (Closing the Loop on C&D Materials), May 31, 2006

Panel 1: Creating Infrastructure--Learning from the Experts

  • Infrastructure used by the Navy for C&D debris from Navy projects and end uses for diverted materials: Charles Ketcham, Commander, Navy Region Southwest, San Diego Navy Base. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 18:26 minutes).
  • Building a mixed C&D waste facility and developing infrastructure to handle disaster waste from fires: Dr. Wayne T. Williams, San Diego County. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 24:23 minutes).
  • Overview of San Jose's C&D certified recycling program and information from the C&D Diversion Council regarding the certification process for recycling facilities: Stephen Bantillo, Commercial Program Manager, City of San Jose and C&D Diversion Council. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 19:58 minutes).
  • Overview of the City of Redlands C&D diversion program: Gary Van Dorst, Solid Waste Manager, City of Redlands. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 9:51 minutes).
  • Questions and Answers from Panel 1: Creating Infrastructure - Learning from the Experts. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 13:54 minutes).

Panel 2: Closing the Loop on C&D materials--and Overview of Expansion

  • Recycling & Market Development Zone resources for C&D diversion: Raffy Kouyoumdjian, CalRecycle. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 7:36 minutes).
  • The Great Park: large scale C&D reuse on site: Glen Worthington, City of Irvine. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 9:35 minutes).
  • Specifications and C&D reuse examples: Jack Ezekiel, Senior Transportation Engineer, Caltrans. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 7:25 minutes).
  • Markets for materials processed at a C&D processing facility: Adam Barrows, Two Rivers Demolition. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 18:10 minutes).
  • Questions and Answers from Panel 2: Closing the Loop on C&D Materials - and Overview of Expansion Opportunities. (Windows Media, 331 Kbps, 10:08 minutes).
 

Presentations given at the 2006 local enforcement agency and California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB) conference held in Monterey, California.

From a series of presentations on Landfill Postclosure and Environmental Restoration:

  • Components of a Brownfield site redevelopment project with specific reference to the Palm Springs Landfill and City of Commerce: Brett MacDonald, Source Group, Inc. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 9:54 minutes).
  • Ford Ord Landfill, history and closure of a former military installation and a current superfund site: Derek S. Lieberman, Department of the Army, Ford Ord BRAC Office: (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 19:12 minutes).
  • Fort Ord Landfill, conversion of this property from military to development and habitat management uses: Ted Terrasas, REHS, Monterey County LEA. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 22:10 minutes).
  • Jack London State Park, cleanup of a closed burn dump: Jerry Oberhelman, P.E., CalRecycle. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 18:19 minutes).
  • Introduction on landfill postclosure and environmental restoration, review of recent Postclosure Land Use Symposia, and discussion on next steps: Donald Dier, Jr., P.E., CalRecycle. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 6:28 minutes).
  • Palm Springs Landfill, a Brownfield site redevelopment project: James Evensen, Source Group, Inc. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 11:09 minutes).

From a series of presentations on disaster planning and preparedness.

  • Debris management relative to the recovery process: Eileen Baumgardner, Debris Specialist, Governor's Office of Emergency Services: (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 23:41 minutes).
  • Disaster planning, including authority, implementation, and training: Anthony Torres, San Diego County LEA. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 15:51 minutes).
  • Disaster preparedness and management with examples from 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina. Topics include disaster debris materials, special circumstances, staging/processing issues, landfill disposal capacity, FEMA reimbursement and fraud: Eugene Tseng, Consultant to the City of Los Angeles. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 18:42 minutes).
  • LEAs perspective on emergency preparedness and planning and disaster debris management: Wayne Tsuda, City of Los Angeles LEA. (Windows Media Video, 273 Kbps, 6:31 minutes).

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