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About this Publication: Organics Options: Opportunities for Local Government Reuse, Recycling and Composting

Title: Organics Options: Opportunities for Local Government Reuse, Recycling and Composting
Date Published on the Web: 8/7/2002
Document Date: 7/1/2002
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Publication Type: Case study
Publication Number: 310-2002-0015
Description: Identifies methods for local communities to increase their waste diversion rates through organic materials recycling and composting. Includes sections on organic materials reduction and reuse, residential, and commercial programs, with a case study of San Jose. One of 24 studies showcasing successful recycling and waste reduction programs developed by local and regional government to achieve California's 50 percent waste diversion goals. The studies were developed with the support of the California Integrated Waste Management Board.
Additional Information: http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/LGCentral/Library/Innovations/Organics/


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  Local Assistance
Organics
Recycling
Waste Prevention/Reduction


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