Recovering Your Surplus Edible Food: SB 1383 Food Recovery Program Compliance for Businesses

This website is designed to help you develop your own food recovery program in order to comply with new state regulations from Senate Bill 1383 about surplus edible food. Food recovery is the practice of saving surplus edible food that would otherwise be disposed of (in landfill or compost) and distributing it to people to eat. We will walk you through the steps to compliance, important dates, and how to get help if you need it.

Steps to Get Started

Ongoing Tasks

Visit our jurisdiction-specific recycling program page​ to learn more about recycling in your area.

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