The ordinance would allow farmers and providers of locally grown crops to expand their opportunities to bring locally grown products to the community and create additional revenue streams to keep agricultural pursuits and farming viable in Sacramento County.
Prop 65 Compliance
In 1986, California voters approved the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986—commonly known as Proposition 65. A business knowingly discharging a listed chemical into a drinking water source has 20 months to cease discharges once a chemical is listed.
Growers who store, handle, use or otherwise maintain reportable quantities of hazardous materials equal to or greater than 55 gallons of a liquid, 200 cubic feet of compressed gas, 500 pounds of a solid are required to submit and maintain a Hazardous Materials Plan.