• The Environment Is for Every Bunny

    There’s nothing like a video of bunnies, chicks, and kittens to remind you to do your part to protect our environment. Full story…
    (Posted on Mar 14, 2019)
  • Grant Supports Organics Recycling, Food Rescue

    A new anaerobic digestion facility in San Luis Obispo County, partially funded through CalRecycle’s Organics Grant Program, will process 35,720 tons of organic material per year that would otherwise be landfilled. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Feb 21, 2019)
  • Contamination: It's a Dirty Word

    Do you toss your used cans in your recycling bin without rinsing them out? Do you throw random items in your bin, hoping they might be recyclable? Please take 60 seconds to watch our contamination video and up your recycling game! Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Feb 14, 2019)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)