• 8 Truck Drivers Busted in Bottle and Can Smuggling Sting

    The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery today announced the arrest of eight truck drivers on charges of felony recycling fraud, conspiracy, and attempted grand theft. Agents with the California Department of Justice’s Recycle Fraud Team made the arrests during a three-day sting operation near the Arizona border with San Bernardino and Riverside counties. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Apr 30, 2018)
  • Five Arrested in $80.3 Million Recycling Fraud Conspiracy

    The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery is announcing Grand Jury indictments and subsequent arrests of five people charged with operating a multi-year recycling fraud scheme from the Recycling Services Alliance (RSA) Corporation in Sacramento County. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Apr 26, 2018)
  • Food Waste – the Movie

    Food Waste Prevention Week has come and gone, but we want Californians to keep up their efforts to reduce food waste and protect the environment! Here is a video we created to raise awareness about the problem. Follow our tips to reduce food waste and save money! Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Apr 12, 2018)
  • Don’t Toss It – Repair It

    (Posted by Victoria Ngo on Apr 9, 2018)
  • California Counties Find New Use for Old Tires

    The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) recently awarded $410,364 in grants for civil engineering projects in four counties that will use recycled California waste tires in place of conventional construction materials. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Apr 5, 2018)
  • Youth and Teacher Engagement in Pomona

    In 2013, the California Environmental Protection Agency created the Environmental Justice Compliance and Enforcement Working Group to focus on communities that contain multiple sources of pollution and are disproportionately vulnerable to its effects. The group is now known as the Environmental Justice Task Force. Full story…
    (Posted by Angela Vincent on Apr 3, 2018)