• Upgrading Your Gadgets? Recycle Your E-Waste!

    Check out our videos to learn about recycling e-waste! Full story…
    (Posted on Jul 26, 2018)
  • E-Waste Dumping is Dangerous & Illegal in California

    Find an e-waste recycling center near you. Full story…
    (Posted on Jul 2, 2018)
  • California Eyes Upgrade to Aging E-Waste Program

    In an effort to keep pace with rapidly evolving technology, the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery is out with a new set of recommendations to redesign California’s Electronic Waste Recycling Act (SB 20, Sher, Chapter 526, Statutes of 2003). Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Jun 7, 2018)
  • California’s Covered Electronic Waste Program, Explained

    While the pace of technology routinely brings new electronic wonders, it also creates a stream of outdated, unwanted devices. California has taken a comprehensive approach to ensure discarded electronics are environmentally managed, and the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) is leading the way with the state’s Covered Electronic Waste (CEW) Program. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Sep 28, 2017)
  • Recycle Your e-Waste – Here’s How

    Sometimes we want to do the right thing and recycle, but for some materials, we just don’t know how to go about it. Many of us don’t even know what electronic waste is, and we certainly don’t know what to do with it when we don’t want it anymore. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Apr 24, 2017)
  • Workshop: Today’s Hot Gadgets, Tomorrow’s E-Waste

    With an eye on the future, CalRecycle is beginning to consider how advances in technology—including lighter TVs made of more complex but less valuable and reusable material—could potentially impact California’s electronic waste management efforts in the years to come. In the summer of 2016, the Department began reaching out to more than 3,300 stakeholders to get their perspectives on the future of electronic waste management in California. On Wednesday, CalRecycle will hold the second in a series of workshops to discuss the future of e-waste collection and management in California. Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Mar 13, 2017)