Rice Straw Supply Recommendations

This page last reviewed June 17, 2008

Senate Bill 1186, chaptered in February, 1999, required the Air Resources Board (ARB) to submit recommendations for ensuring consistency and predictability in the supply of rice straw for cost-effective uses, including, but not limited to, recommendations for methods of harvesting, storing and distributing rice straw for off-field uses. This report, due to the Legislature on January 1, 2001, was to be done in cooperation with the California Department of Food and Agriculture, the California Energy Commission, and the California Integrated Waste Management Board.

Recommendations for Rice Straw Supply

The final version of this report is available for downloading below. A hard copy can be obtained by contacting the ARB Public Information Office at (916) 322-2990.