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CalRecycle Approves Changes to Boost Carpet Recycling

CalRecycle Approves Changes to Boost Carpet Recycling

In a move expected to bolster carpet recycling in California, the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle), Sacramento, has agreed to changes to the state’s carpet stewardship plan to boost funding for recycling efforts.

Carpet America Recovery Effort (CARE), Dalton, Georgia, administers California’s carpet stewardship program, which was established following enactment of legislation in 2010. The goal of the stewardship program is to divert carpet from landfills and recycle it into products such as new carpet, carpet cushion, plastic automotive parts, and building materials.

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