In the News
- In Latest Victory, Court of Appeal Upholds San Francisco Plastic Bag Ban (Environment California, Dec 10, 2013)
- Cool Planet: A Company That Makes Biochar And Gasoline (Forbes, Dec 11, 2013)
- ‘Tis the Season for CalRecycle’s Holiday Waste-Reduction Tips (Dec 10, 2013)
- CalRecycle's December 2013 monthly meeting agenda posted View Agenda
- Waste Prevention Tips
for the Holidays
This time of year brings lots of holiday cheer, and plenty of opportunities to keep your parties and packages from adding to the waste stream unnecessarily. CalRecycle’s holiday waste prevention pages provide tips on how to make the season green.
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.
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.
California's 75 Percent Initiative
California’s new goal--recycle 75 percent of our solid waste by 2020. Join us!
Addressing climate change is an integral part of CalRecycle's overall mission to care for the environment.
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.