FIRST AMENDMENT TO APPLIANCE EARLY
RETIREMENT AND RECYCLING AGREEMENT
THIS FIRST AMENDMENT TO APPLIANCE EARLY RETIREMENT AND RECYCLING
AGREEMENT (hereinafter the "First Amendment") is made and entered into as of the 1st day of March, 2002,
by and between THE CALIFORNIA PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION, an agency of the State of
California ("CPUC") and APPLIANCE RECYCLING CENTERS OF AMERICA, INC., a Minnesota
corporation ("Contractor"). The CPUC and Contractor are also each individually referred to herein as "Party"
and collectively as "Parties". The Effective Date of this First Amendment shall be March 1, 2002.
WHEREAS, the Parties, on June 1, 2001, entered into the APPLIANCE EARLY RETIREMENT AND
RECYCLING AGREEMENT for Refrigerators, Freezers, and Room Air Conditioners (hereinafter the
WHEREAS, the Parties wish to amend said Agreement, in certain respects, to temporarily extend the territory
covered by the Agreement under the terms and conditions set forth below and to otherwise extend the term of
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing Recitals, the mutual covenants contained herein, the
payments and agreement to be made and performed by the CPUC as set forth below, the Parties agree as
1. EXTENDED TERRITORY
For the limited period of time from March 1, 2002, through April 1, 2002 (hereinafter the "Applicable Period"),
the eligible jurisdictional residential electric service customers of Investor Owned Utility companies eligible to
participate in the Program shall be extended to include the Southern California Edison Company Service
Territory (hereinafter the "Edison Territory").
2. APPLICABLE CUSTOMER INCENTIVE CHARGE
For all units picked up by Contractor in the Edison Territory during the Applicable Period, the Customer
Incentive shall be reduced to $35.00 per unit collected and the Customer Incentive Charge to the CPUC shall be
reduced to a corresponding charge of $35.00 per unit.
3. APPLICABLE MARKETING