• "Bee" on Your Way to a Zero Waste Halloween!

    Making your own reusable beeswax wraps is a fun and easy DIY project! Full story…
    (Posted by Angela Vincent on Oct 29, 2018)
  • Trick or Treat?

    All those decorations and costumes can be terrifyingly tempting to purchase this Halloween. But those festive items don’t end up resting in peace in a landfill—they live disturbingly in dreadful dumps for many years, sometimes an eternity. Here’s how you can make a smart choice between a tricky item and a treat. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Oct 22, 2018)
  • Treat Yo’self and the Environment: Part II

    If you’ve ever felt like screaming at the top of your lungs in frustration or felt so drained you just couldn’t seem to drag yourself out of bed in the morning, you may be in need of some serious self-TLC. Here are some ways you can reconnect with yourself without leaving a giant footprint on the planet. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Sep 26, 2018)
  • 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)
  • CalRecycle Prepares New Round of Food Waste Prevention/Rescue Climate Investments

    At Tuesday’s monthly public meeting, CalRecycle is set to move forward with eligibility and scoring criteria changes to enhance the department’s Food Waste Prevention and Rescue Grant Program. Full story…
    (Posted on Sep 14, 2018)
  • Plastic-Free DIY Produce Bags

    I decided to make my own cloth produce bags. Here's how... Full story…
    (Posted by Allegra Curiel on Aug 23, 2018)