General Information


    Confirm SB 1383 Compliance

    These steps are necessary to comply with new law, SB 1383:

    • Recover the maximum amount of edible food
    • Track your donation by month. You must maintain monthly food donation records for tracking and traceability (type of food, frequency, pounds)
    • Sign and date a written agreement with a FRO/S
    • Ensure the Santa Clara County Food Recovery Program has a working email address for reporting purposes
    • Be ready for inspections, if necessary
    • Complete a Food Recovery Report for each reporting period. Details will be emailed to your business 


    Recordkeeping Requirements

    Food Recovery Hierarchy Graphics

    CalRecycle’s Food Waste Prevention and Rescue Grants

    Laws Protecting Food Donors


    Establishment-Specific Links

    Tier 1

    Tier 2

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