Carpet Program Status

Below is a list of recent activities and relevant documents related to the carpet stewardship program followed by archived updates from prior years:

  • May 11, 2022: CalRecycle’s director approved California carpet stewardship program goals for 2023 to 2027.
  • April 22, 2022: CalRecycle’s director approved CARE’s Differential Assessment Approach, Revised February 22, 2022, as an Amendment to CARE’s 2018 to 2022 Plan.
  • February 22, 2022: CARE submitted its Plan Amendment regarding its Differential Assessment Approach, Revised February 22, 2022, as required by CalRecycle’s December 22, 2021, Request for Approval.
  • January 31, 2022: CalRecycle’s director signed the Request for Approval for Consideration of CARE’s 2020 Annual Report, which found that CARE did not demonstrate it met a 24 percent or greater recycling rate and did not meet requirements in its 2018 to 2022 Plan. CARE was referred to the Waste Permitting, Compliance, and Mitigation Division for potential enforcement.
  • January 21, 2022: CARE submitted its 2022 processor capacity goal to CalRecycle, as required by CARE’s 2018 to 2022 PlanPDF download.

Archived Carpet Program Status Updates (2016-2021)