AB 960 (Bonnie Lowenthal, 2011-12) - E-waste Export

AB 960 will help reduce the export of electronic waste overseas.

Position and Status.

CAW Supports.

AB 960 was held in Senate Appropriations and is now a 2 year bill.


The measure requires e-waste recyclers to conform their export practices as a condition of receiving existing recycling payments under California’s e-waste law. This bill will help create jobs for collection, and recycling of electronic waste, as well as material extraction and reuse market.

CAW Staff Contacts.
Teresa Bui (916) 443-5422

Assembly Member Bonnie Lowenthal
State Capitol, Sacramento, CA 95814

Current Language, Analyses and Votes.

Californians Against Waste (sponsor)
California Resource Recovery Association
Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition  
Sierra Club California