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Sunnyvale, California: Zero Waste Event Requirements for food vendors

City of SunnyvaleCalifornia


The City of Sunnyvale provided their 2014 guide for hosting a Zero Waste event. The packet includes requirements for food vendors, examples of compostable items they are required to use at the event, a food vendor contract, food vendor terms and conditions, and a concession operator's checklist.

About the Author
The City of Sunnyvale, CA has a long history of progressive waste management policies, programs and facilities. In 2008 the City adopted a Zero Waste Policy that calls for a reduction in the amount of waste being disposed, as well as efforts to minimize upstream impacts on materials through sustainable manufacturing and consumerism.

Categories: Policies & Legislation
Format: Written Article
Last Updated: 2/6/2014

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