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Waste Prevention Information Exchange

The Waste Prevention Information Exchange

The Waste Prevention Information Exchange (WPIE) is a directory of informational resources for waste prevention. Much of the information is provided by users like you. (More...)

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Index

Automotive Waste Prevention
Also see Batteries, Cleaning and Custodial Supplies, and Used Oil.

Award Programs

Bag Reuse

Batteries
Also see Universal Waste.

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

Business Waste Reduction
See the CalRecycle Business Waste Reduction website.

Carpet

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

Education (Schools)
See the CalRecycle Schools website.

Electronics
See Batteries, Fluorescent Lamps, and Universal Waste in this directory.

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

Erosion Control
See the CalRecycle Erosion Control page.

Fluorescent Lamps and Tubes
Also see Mercury and Universal Waste.

Food Scraps Management
Also see Venues and Events: Reducing Waste.

Grasscycling
See the CalRecycle Grasscycling page.

Green Building

Green Lodging
See the CalRecycle Green Lodging website.
Also see Venues and Events: Reducing Waste.

Health Care Industry Building Design and Construction

Health Care Waste

Home Remodeling: Recycling and Composting

Hospitality
See Food Scraps Management.

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

Junk Mail

Light Bulbs

Local Governmental Contacts for Waste Prevention and Recycling

Medical Waste
See Health Care Waste in this directory.

Office Recycling

Oil
See Used Oil.

Packaging
See the CalRecycle Packaging website.

Paint Product Management

Paper

Plastic Waste Prevention
Also see Recycling in this directory.

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

Recycling Recycling is not waste prevention!
Also see Batteries, Electronics, Fluorescent Lamps, Green Building and Plastic.

Reducing Consumption
Also see Reuse and Wood in this directory.

Remanufacturing
Also see Reuse in this directory.

Reuse
Also see Remanufacturing in this directory.

Simplicity
See CalRecycle's Beyond Waste Prevention page.

Sustainable Building

Universal Waste

Used Oil

Vermicomposting
See the CalRecycle Vermicomposting page.

Waste Assessment

Waste Composition

Wood

Xeriscaping
See the CalRecycle Xeriscaping page.

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Last updated: October 22, 2015
Waste Prevention Information Exchange, www.calrecycle.ca.gov/ReduceWaste/InfoExchange/
Comments: WPInfoEx@calrecycle.ca.gov