• Combating Climate Change in California

    California has made combatting climate change a top priority for our state, and for good reason. Our communities are already battling the negative effects of climate change that endanger public health and the environment. Fortunately, CalRecycle and other state departments are taking steps to reduce its effects. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Jan 21, 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)
  • 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)
  • Wildfires Create New Danger: Hazardous Debris

    The latest wildfires in California have left more than 80 people dead, 161,000 acres burned, and more than 10,000 homes and structures destroyed. But as changing weather patterns and the tireless work of firefighters help boost containment lines, communities devastated by the fires now face potential health risks associated with the improper handling of fire debris. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Nov 28, 2018)
  • CalRecycle Cleanup Grants Announced

    The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery has awarded the Resighini Rancheria a $49,237 Farm and Ranch Solid Waste Cleanup and Abatement grant to clear an illegal dumpsite in the Klamath River estuary. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Nov 21, 2018)
  • CalRecycle Monthly Public Meeting

    CalRecycle staff will provide a detailed update of the Beverage Container Recycling Fund at the department’s monthly public meeting on Tuesday. Full story…
    (Posted on Nov 15, 2018)