• California Ramps Up Green Waste Recycling

    California is gearing up to implement a new recycling program to combat climate change. Starting in 2022, cities and counties in California will be required to provide organics recycling collection services to all residents and businesses, which is a significant step toward combating the effects of climate change in California. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Feb 11, 2019)
  • Environmental Pathways

    In January, a handful of CalRecycle staff members participated in mock interviews with environmentally focused high school students in the San Francisco Unified School District. The interviews were part of the school district’s Career Pathways program, which introduces students to different career paths. Full story…
    (Posted by Angela Vincent on Feb 7, 2019)
  • Fix-It Group Holds the Line Against Landfill Waste

    If you can repair it, there’s no need to replace it. Neighbors in the Oak Park area of Sacramento are fully aware of this simple truth. Once a month, they host the Oak Park Fix-It Cafe. Full story…
    (Posted on Jan 31, 2019)
  • Environmental Bucket List

    It’s inevitable—whenever the New Year comes around, we all start thinking about what we’d like to accomplish in the upcoming 12 months. This year I’m taking a different approach and rather than making resolutions I have to keep all year, I’m making a list of items I’d like to do (or have done very recently) that benefit me and the environment. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Jan 24, 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)