made easier when buildings are designed to accommodate a successful
recycling program. The following documents offer guidance in
determining the minimum square footage for your multifamily residential
Plan Checks (including recycling area requirements)
Green Building Documents
Program staff are available to provide examples of how the recycling program
has been implemented in buildings of various sizes. With this
additional knowledge, architects can promote design features that make
recycling easier for residents.
Multifamily Residential Recycling Program staff are unable to offer
technical assistance with plan review. Construction plans are
solely reviewed by the
City of Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety.
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