Food Scrap Collection Expansion

​Recommendation ​Implementation Responsibility ​Recommended Timeframe
Provide reference materials and information on the SWALCO website regarding the development and implementation of commercial food scrap programs, as well as composting sites and haulers that provide food scrap services.  Develop a food scrap education program targeted at the larger generators of food scrap. SWALCO ​1-3 years
Attempt to implement a pilot commercial food scrap collection program to demonstrate the cost and benefits associated with separate food collection service. SWALCO 1-3 years
Amend hauler licensing ordinances to require that haulers offer food scrap collection services to their commercial sector food scrap customers. Lake County, Municipalities ​1-7 years