Governor Schwarzenegger has appointed Derek Chernow to be the new Chief Deputy of the Department of Conservation. Chernow was previously the Chief of Staff for termed-out Assembly Member Nicole Parra (D-Hanford). Chernow will replace current Chief Deputy Director Jason Marshall.
The Department of Conservation runs California's Container Deposit Law.
CAW and the Bottle Bill:
- Learn About SB 1625, which would have expanded California's Container Recycling Law to Include more plasic containers.