Institute for Local Government Sample Commercial
Updated January 2012
Recycling Flyer Cover Letter
Got old tires? Make sure they end up in the right place by visiting insert URL or other
Where to Go for More Information
Information about California’s business recycling requirements is available from the
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) at
Information about business recycling is available from the California Department of
Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) at
Information about local business recycling requirements is available at ______.
Insert information about how to learn about local community recycling service provider(s)
Technical and Financial Assistance
Information about how to request a waste assessment at your business is available at [insert
local agency URL or other information]
Information for Apartment Owners-Managers
It is important that both apartment managers and tenants understand the requirements to recycle,
which materials can be recycled and where to place them for collection.
State law requires multi-family communities with 5 or more units to recycle.
State law requires apartment owners to offer recycling services and residents to recycle.
Apartment owners may require tenants to recycle.
Insert information about any local recycling requirements for multi-family communities.
The attached flyer can be used to educate tenants about proper procedures for recycling.
Copies of the flyer may be duplicated; they are available at insert agency URL for printing
and distribution to tenants.
Consider placing the flyers in areas such as laundry rooms or at garbage collection locations.
Consider giving the flyer to new tenants when the lease is signed and annually to all other
Consider including recycling requirements in tenant leases.
Information about multi-family recycling is also available from the California Apartment