AB 1857: Zero Waste Transition Act of 2022

California State Capitol Building Sacramento by Christopher Padalinski
California State Capitol Building Sacramento by Christopher Padalinski

AB 1857 (C. Garcia) Zero Waste Transition Act of 2022. This bill would end waste diversion credits that accrue to waste incinerators and require that cities prioritize recycling and composting before turning to incineration. News Release. Read the Author’s FactsheetSTATUS: APPROVED in both houses as of August 30. SIGNED by the Governor on September 16.