In the News
- Big Win: CA Supreme Court Denies Challenge to LA Bag Ban (Californians Against Waste, May 16, 2013)
California's 75 Percent Initiative
California’s new goal--recycle 75 percent of our solid waste by 2020. Join us!
New! Facility Information Toolbox (FacIT)
CalRecycle’s Facility Information Toolbox contains an inventory of California's solid waste handling, recycling, and market infrastructure, as well as some capacity projections.
the Environment Initiative (EEI)
California’s environmental education curriculum gives teachers new and interesting ways to teach science and history/social science, using the environment as a context for learning.
Addressing climate change is an integral part of CalRecycle's overall mission to care for the environment.
Beverage Container Recycling Program Reform
Get the latest information and offer comments on potential changes to the state's highly successful beverage container recycling program.
Mandatory Commercial Recycling
Keeping commercial waste out of landfills helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions. New effort under way to divert an additional 2-3 million tons each year by 2020 and beyond.