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Index

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Agriculture and Gardening
Also see Compost in this directory.

Appliances
Also see Electronics and Reuse in this directory.

Automotive Waste Prevention
Also see Batteries, Cleaning and Custodial Supplies, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, and Hazardous Substances/Used Oil in this directory.

Award Programs

Bag Reuse

Batteries
Also see Hazardous Substances/Universal Waste in this directory.

Biomass and Conversion Technologies
See the CalRecycle Biomass and Conversion Technologies page.

Building Design and Construction (Includes "green building" and "sustainable building.")
Also see Health Care Industry Building Design and Construction.

Business Waste Reduction
See the CalRecycle Business Waste Reduction website.

Case Studies

Cleaning and Custodial Supplies
Also see Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, Hazardous Substances, and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in the Health Care Industry.

Compost
Also see the topics Agriculture and Gardening and Landscaping in this directory.

Education (Schools)
See the CalRecycle Schools website.

Electronics
Also see Appliances, Batteries, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, Fluorescent Lamps, Hazardous Substances, Universal Waste, and Product Stewardship in this directory.

Environmentally Preferable Purchasing
Also see Cleaning and Custodial Supplies, Electronics, Hazardous Substances, Product Stewardship, and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in the Health Care Industry.

Erosion Control
See the CalRecycle Erosion Control page.

Extended Product Responsibility
See Electronics, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, and Product Stewardship in this directory.

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Fluorescent Lamps and Tubes
Also see Mercury and Universal Waste in this directory.

Food Waste
Also see Hospitality in this directory.

Gardening
See Agriculture and Gardening in this directory.

Graphics (Clipart and Symbols.)

Grasscycling
See the CalRecycle Grasscycling page.

Green Building
See Building design and Construction in this directory.

Green Lodging
See the CalRecycle Green Lodging website.
Also see Hospitality in this directory.

Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Substances
Also see Batteries, Cleaning and Custodial Supplies, Electronics, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, Fluorescent Lamps, Product Stewardship, Medical Waste at Home, Mercury in the Health Care Industry and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in the Health Care Industry.

Health Care Waste

Hospitality
Also see Food Waste in this directory.

Ink and Toner Cartridges
See Electronics, Ink and Toner Cartridges, in this directory.

Junk Mail

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Landscaping
Also see Agriculture and Gardening and Compost in this directory.

Local Governmental Contacts for Waste Prevention and Recycling

Manufacturer Responsibility
See Product Stewardship in this directory.

Medical Waste
See Health Care Waste in this directory.

Oil
See Used Oil in this directory.

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Packaging
See the CalRecycle Packaging website.

Paint
See Hazardous Substances in this directory.

Paper
Also see Air Dryers in this directory.

Plastic
Also see Building Design and Construction and Recycling in this directory.

Posters and Signs
See the CalRecycle Waste Reduction and Recycling Posters and Signs page.)

Product Stewardship (This page explores product stewardship of manufacturers, retailers, and consumers, including manufacturer responsibility and extended product responsibility. This page does not address the subject of fair labor, which sometimes is also associated with the term product stewardship.)
Also see Electronics and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in this directory.

Recycling Recycling is not waste prevention!
Also see Batteries, Building Design and Construction, Electronics, Fluorescent Lamps, and Plastic in this directory.

Reducing Consumption
Also see Reuse and Wood in this directory.

Remanufacturing
Also see Reuse in this directory.

Reuse
Also see Appliances, Electronics, and Remanufacturing in this directory.

Simplicity
See CalRecycle's Beyond Waste Prevention page.

Sustainable Building
See Building Design and Construction in this directory.

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United States Federal Government Waste Prevention Information

Universal Waste
See Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Substances in this directory.

Used Oil
See Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Substances in this directory.

Utensils

Vermicomposting
See the CalRecycle Vermicomposting page.

Waste Assessment

Waste Composition

Waste Prevention News

Wood
Also see Building Design and Construction in this directory.

Xeriscaping
See the CalRecycle Xeriscaping page.

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Last updated: April 14, 2014
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