The URO is rolling out over a five-year period, starting Oct. 1, 2012 and affecting smaller properties each year. By Oct. 2017, all commercial and multifamily properties will need to ensure convenient and compliant recycling services are available to tenants and employees.
Properties with food service permits will be required to implement an Organics Diversion Program starting Oct. 1, 2016 with all food service establishments affected within three years.
Properties are subject to the URO beginning:
Multifamily properties with:
Commercial office buildings larger than:
Other commercial properties larger than:
Organics Diversion requirements for food service permitted businesses larger than: