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Organics Management - Compost Procurement Ordinances and Reporting

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
22-07-026October 2022April 2023
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Author(s) Peter Guttchen
Description This focus sheet summarizes the basic requirements and timeline for the new organics management laws.
NOTES Earlier versions of this focus sheet included options for jurisdictions to adopt joint CPOs, options which, in this current iteration, have not yet been completely resolved.
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Keywords composting, organics, management, compost, compost facility, Food waste, compost procurement, procurement, organics management

Focus on Organics Management Law - Overview