California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

Beverage Container Recycling Grant Programs

Successful Grant Funded Recycling Projects

Featured Projects

Below is a list of successful grant-funded projects. Select category and the grantee name to obtain project information.

Bar and Restaurants

Azul a Azul--Blue to Blue

Grantee: San Luis Obispo County Integrated Waste Management and Richard Anthony and Associates

Project Description: Bar and Restaurant Beverage Container Recycling Program

 

Large Venue

Grantee: City of Antioch

Project Description: Lone Tree Golf Course

 

Grantee: Del Mar Fairgrounds

Project Description: Del Mar Fairgrounds Recycling Program

 

Recycle Hear

Grantee: G.P.R. in Sacramento

Project Description: "Recycle Hear" Implementing recycling programs in entertainment venues

 

Stadium

Grantee: Los Angeles Conservation Corps

Project Description: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Parking Lot and Rose Bowl Beverage Container Collection Program

 

Market Development & Expansion Grants: Glass

Glass Processing

Grantee: eCullet, Inc.

Project Description: Produce furnace-ready cullet for glass manufacturers

 

Market Development & Expansion Grants: Plastic

BioHaven Floating Island

Grantee: Floating Island International (FII)

Project Description: Develop a new product from plastics to restore, enhance, and improve water quality in any aquatic environment

 

Global P.E.T.

Grantee: Global P.E.T.

Project Description: Become a complete manufacturer, producing consumer products from its own feedstock

 

Thermoforming Equipment

Grantee: Leading Industry, Inc. DBA Pinnacle Plastic Containers

Project Description: Obtain new thermoforming equipment to meet the demand for CRV post-consumer recycled PET material

 

PRCC

Grantee: Plastic Recycling Corporation of California (PRCC)

Project Description: Purchase and install Twisters and High Compression Plastic Reductions Systems to improve the quality of CRV PET feedstock at buy-back locations throughout California

 

Multifamily

Lakewood

Grantee: City of Lakewood

Project Description: Provide recycling programs for multifamily complexes

 

Grantee: City of Napa

Project Description: Multifamily Recycling Program

 

Sunset Waste

Grantee: Sunset Waste Systems, Inc.

Project Description: Education, training, implementation, and conveyance of source-separated, commingled CRV materials from individual multifamily units to collection sites located at multifamily complexes

 
Last updated: June 14, 2012
Beverage Container Recycling Grants, http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/BevContainer/Grants/
Contacts: http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/BevContainer/Contacts.htm