California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

 

Site Index: Materials/Waste Types

This site index uses CalRecycle's "category" system to list terms commonly used by site users and provide links to the "best bet" pages for that topic on the CalRecycle site. To your left, you can choose to see a list of all index categories, or narrow your list down by choosing one of the category subsets (such as materials/waste types or audiences). The search feature above also uses this same category system to provide "best bets" at the top of your search results.

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Appliances: Appliance Waste Management Home Page
Asphalt: Construction & Demolition Debris Home Page

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Batteries: Battery Waste Prevention and Recycling
Beverage Containers: Beverage Container Enforcement, Beverage Container Recycling Home Page
Biomass: Biomass Diversion Credit Web Page, Conversion and Biomass-to-Energy Home Page   See also: Conversion Technologies
Biosolids: Biosolids Home Page

C


Carpet: Carpet Materials Management Home Page, Carpet Reuse and Recycling
Cellular Phones: See Electronic Products
Christmas trees: See Holiday Waste
Compost: Compostable Materials Management, Home Composting Home Page, Purchasing Compost and Mulch   See also: Organics
Computer Monitors: See Electronic Products
Computers: See Electronic Products
Construction/Demolition Debris: Construction & Demolition Debris Home Page
CRTs: See Electronic Products

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Diapers: Diaper Waste Management

E


E-Waste: See Electronic Products
Electronic Products: Electronic Product Management Home Page
Electronic Waste: See Electronic Products

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Fluorescent Tubes: Fluorescent Lights Management   See also: Household Hazardous Waste
Food Scrap: Food Scrap Management Home Page
Food Waste: See Food Scrap

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Glass: Glass Recycling Home Page
Greenhouse Gas: See Climate Change

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Hazardous Waste: See Household Hazardous Waste
Health Care Waste: Health Care Waste Home Page, Sharps Home Page   See also: Medication Waste
Herbicides: See Household Hazardous Waste
HHW: See Household Hazardous Waste
Holiday Waste: Holiday Waste Reduction Home Page
Household Hazardous Waste: HHW Home Page
Hypodermic Needles: See Sharps

I


Ink and Toner Cartridges: Ink & Toner Cartridge Reuse & Recycling   See also: Electronic Products

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Junk Mail: Reduce Unwanted Mail at Home, Reducing Unsolicited Mail at Your Business

L


Litter: See Illegal Dumping
Lumber: See Wood

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Mattresses: Mattress Product Management Home Page
Medical Waste: See Health Care Waste
Medication Waste: Medication Waste Home Page   See also: Health Care Waste
Metals: Metals Recycling Home Page
Mulch: Organic Materials Management Home Page

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Newsprint: Recycled-Content Newsprint Program Home Page   See also: Paper

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Oil: See Used Oil
Oil Filters: See Used Oil
Organics: Organic Materials Management Home Page

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Packaging: Packaging Waste Reduction Home Page, Rigid Plastic Packaging Containers (RPPC)
Paint: Paint Product Management Home Page, Recycled Latex Paint Web Page
Paper: Paper Information and Resources Home Page
Pesticides: See Household Hazardous Waste
Pharmaceuticals: See Medication Waste
Plastics: Plastics Information and Resources Home Page, Types of Plastic

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RCP: See Recycled-Content Products
Recycled-Content Products: Buy Recycled Home Page, Recycled-Content Product Manufacturers, Recyclestore Home Page   See also: Buy Recycled
Rerefined Oil: Rerefined Oil Home Page   See also: Used Oil
Rigid Plastic Packaging Containers: Rigid Plastic Packaging Containers Home Page   See also: Plastics
RPPC: See Rigid Plastic Packaging Containers
Rubber: See Waste Tires
Rubberized Asphalt Concrete (RAC): RAC Home Page   See also: Tire-Derived Aggregate (TDA)

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Sharps: Sharps Waste Home Page   See also: Health Care Waste
Sludge: See Biomass
Solvents: See Household Hazardous Waste

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Tire-Derived Aggregate (TDA): TDA Home Page   See also: Rubberized Asphalt Concrete (RAC)
Tires: Tire Management Home Page   See also: Waste Tires
Trash Bags: Recycled-Content Trash Bag Program Home Page   See also: Plastics

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Universal Waste: Universal Waste Home Page   See also: Household Hazardous Waste
Used Oil: Used Oil Recycling Home Page

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Waste Tires: Tire Management Home Page
White Goods: See Appliances
Wood: Lumber Waste Information, Wood Waste Management Home Page
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