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In the News
- Only 17 percent of California still in drought, monitor says (Sacramento Bee)
- Fearing President Trump's next steps, California lawmakers review their options under Clean Air Act (Los Angeles Times)
- What’s that in your curbside bin? (CalRecycle Blog)
- SB 1383 Implementation
In September 2016, Governor Brown signed SB 1383, establishing targets to achieve a 50 percent reduction in disposed organic waste by 2020 and a 75 percent reduction by 2025. Learn more on our Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (SLCP) webpage and join our SLCP Listserv.
- Check Your Number
We've updated our Check Your Number database. Now you can find the manufacturer-recommended oil change interval for your car, whether it’s from the year 2000 or you’ve driven a 2017 model off the showroom floor. Regardless, you may well be able to go quite a bit more than 3,000 miles without an oil change.
- Mandatory Commercial Organics Recycling
California businesses are required to start recycling their organic waste by April 1, 2016, depending on the amount of waste they generate each week. By 2016, local jurisdictions must have an organic waste recycling program in place for those businesses. See our Mandatory Commercial Organics Recycling page and our Organics Materials Management page for more information.
- What is Environmental Justice?
Find out how CalRecycle is working with local communities to help overcome challenging environmental burdens. Web content in English and Spanish, and can be translated to other languages as well!
- State of Recycling in California
- California's 75 Percent Initiative
California’s goal to recycle 75 percent of its solid waste is the subject of a report that outlines key focus areas and strategies to help get us there.