• My Time as a CalRecycle Student Assistant

    It's safe to say that a year ago, I knew very little about the recycling industry in California. But since I joined CalRecycle’s Knowledge Integration Section as a Student Assistant in April of last year, I have become somewhat of an expert. Full story…
    (Posted by Juliet Vaughn on Feb 4, 2019)
  • Local Economies Get Green Boost: $5.3 Million

    CalRecycle approved $5.3 million in loans to two California companies to create new jobs, increase recycling infrastructure, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions in California. The financing will help Peninsula Plastics Recycling, Inc. of Turlock (Stanislaus County) and U.S. Rubber Recycling, Inc. of Grand Terrace (San Bernardino County) expand their workforce while making use of an additional 17,300 tons of California-generated waste tires and plastic each year. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Jan 28, 2019)
  • CalRecycle Grant Funds Yolo County Slough Cleanup

    A rural area in Yolo County that has proven to be both a haven for songbirds and a target for illegal dumping is getting cleaned up with funding from CalRecycle. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Jan 17, 2019)
  • CalRecycle's Project Medley

    At CalRecycle, we’re constantly working every aspect of “reduce, reuse, recycle” to protect human health and the environment. Tomorrow’s monthly public meeting offers a glimpse at the wide variety of work we do. Full story…
    (Posted on Jan 14, 2019)
  • New State Laws Affecting CalRecycle--and You

    CalRecycle staff has been busy preparing to meet the department’s new statutory responsibilities. Here are the top new laws that CalRecycle will be helping to implement. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Dec 31, 2018)
  • Celebrate Responsibly

    Milk and Eggnog Cartons are not always accepted in curbside recycling bins. Check with your city/county first. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Dec 24, 2018)