• Five Tips to Close the Recycling Loop

    Check out these five tips to up your recycling game and help the environment. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on May 23, 2019)
  • Come and Get It: A Primer for a Less-Waste Summer Celebration

    Since summer is ramping up and we know lots of workplaces will be having company picnics and potlucks, we’d love to share how we handle our mess kit “rental” system so you can join us in the fight against waste. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on May 20, 2019)
  • Single-Use Straws Suck

    If you just enjoy slurping, want to keep your lipstick neat, have sensitive teeth, or are concerned about keeping oceans free of plastic waste, here are reusable alternatives to single-use straws that are a lot more planet-friendly. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on May 16, 2019)
  • What's Even Better Than Recycling? Refurbishing

    We all know the phrase “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” but we sometimes forget those three Rs are listed by priority. Used electronics are problematic and costly to manage and recycle, so it’s critical to consider more sustainable options. Here are a few. Full story…
    (Posted by Jim Madden, CalRecycle on May 13, 2019)
  • CalRecycle Newbie Maneuvers the Learning Curve

    Here are some CalRecycle links that I think that are helpful not only for someone in my position but really for any Californian who may be concerned about our environment. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong on May 9, 2019)
  • Environmental Justice: Inclusive Decision-Making

    Last month I traveled to Lamont to present to community members about CalRecycle’s Environmental Justice Program, SB 1383 regulations and the estimated 50 to 100 new large-scale organic waste facilities that will be built in the state as a result, and how to participate in the formal rulemaking process. Full story…
    (Posted by Ciaran Gallagher, CalRecycle Capital Fellow on May 6, 2019)