The following are helpful contacts and web links related to handling disaster waste:
For information pertaining to “emergency waiver of standards” for receiving disaster waste at facilities, see the regulations in the California Code of Regulations (CCR), Title 14 Division 7, Chapter 3, Article 3, section 17210.
California Web Pages
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) LEA advisories 41 and 43 have information about emergency waiver of standards and disaster assistance.
CalRecycle Basic: Claiming Disaster Debris Disposal Deductions
CalRecycle Disaster Plan Web Page
CalRecycle-Approved Disposal or Diversion Tonnage Modification Certification and Other Reporting Guidelines
California Office of Emergency Services (OES)
OES Information for Emergency Managers
FEMA-related Web Page
For more information contact: Local Assistance & Market Development, LAMD@calrecycle.ca.gov