• Autumn: Prime time for backyard composting

    At CalRecycle, we get pretty excited about composting, so we’ve got all sorts of resources for people who want to start composting, increase or improve their compost yield, or troubleshoot potential problems. The trick, I think, is to not get bogged down trying to figure out the perfect system. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Sep 25, 2018)
  • Eco-Friendly Autumn Checklist

    This checklist can help you have an eco-friendly autumn and prepare you for a green winter. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Sep 21, 2018)
  • Introducing CalRecycle’s Zero Waste Webpages

    CalRecycle’s zero waste team has added content to our Zero Waste webpage just as the announcement of the rebranding of the U.S. Zero Waste Business Council’s certification to the new TRUE Zero Waste Certification occurs. TRUE stands for “Total Resource Use and Efficiency” and the rating system is now administered by Green Business Certification, Inc. (GBCI) and housed under the U.S. Green Business Council (USGBC). Full story…
    (Posted by Angela Vincent on Sep 13, 2018)
  • Treat Yo’self and the Environment: Part I

    Work, family, friends, news, life—it can be tough out there! That’s why it is really important to slow down and make time to take care of yourself. If you feel like you’re running on empty, here are a few ways you can fill up your tank while keeping the environment in mind. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Sep 5, 2018)
  • Labor Day the Zero-Waste Way

    Celebrate Labor Day the Zero-Waste Way Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Sep 3, 2018)
  • The Real Price of That Shirt

    You’re standing in a retail store and holding up a cotton shirt, thinking that it looks like it’s made from two yards of material, and that’s it. Not so. What it’s really made from is... Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Aug 13, 2018)