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Index

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Agriculture and Gardening
Also see Compost in this directory.

Appliances
Also see Electronics and Reuse in this directory.

Automotive Waste Prevention
Also see Batteries, Cleaning and Custodial Supplies, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, and Used Oil.

Award Programs

Bag Reuse

Batteries
Also see Universal Waste.

Biomass and Conversion Technologies
See the CalRecycle Biomass and Conversion Technologies page.

Business Waste Reduction
See the CalRecycle Business Waste Reduction website.

Carpet

Case Studies

Cleaning and Custodial Supplies
Also see Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, Household Hazardous Waste, and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in the Health Care Industry.

Compost
Also see the topics Agriculture and Gardening and Landscaping in this directory.

Education (Schools)
See the CalRecycle Schools website.

Electronics
Also see Appliances, Batteries, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, Fluorescent Lamps, Universal Waste, and Product Stewardship in this directory.

Environmentally Preferable Purchasing
Also see Cleaning and Custodial Supplies, Electronics, Household Hazardous Waste, Product Stewardship, and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in the Health Care Industry.

Erosion Control
See the CalRecycle Erosion Control page.

Extended Product Responsibility
See Electronics, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, and Product Stewardship in this directory.

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Fluorescent Lamps and Tubes
Also see Mercury and Universal Waste.

Food Scraps Management
Also see Hospitality in this directory.

Gardening
See Agriculture and Gardening in this directory.

Graphics (Clipart and Symbols.)

Grasscycling
See the CalRecycle Grasscycling page.

Green Building

Green Lodging
See the CalRecycle Green Lodging website.
Also see Hospitality in this directory.

Health Care Industry Building Design and Construction

Health Care Waste

Hospitality
Also see Food Scraps Management in this directory.

Household Hazardous Waste
Also see Batteries, Cleaning and Custodial Supplies, Electronics, Environmentally Preferable Purchasing, Fluorescent Lamps, Health Care Waste at Home, Product StewardshipMercury in the Health Care Industry and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in the Health Care Industry.

Ink and Toner Cartridges
Cartridge Collection & Recycling: The Cornerstone of Sustainable Practices
Also see Electronics, Ink and Toner Cartridges, in this directory.

Junk Mail

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Landscaping
Also see Agriculture and Gardening and Compost in this directory.

Light Bulbs

Local Governmental Contacts for Waste Prevention and Recycling

Manufacturer Responsibility
See Product Stewardship in this directory.

Medical Waste
See Health Care Waste in this directory.

Office Recycling

Oil
See Used Oil.

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Packaging
See the CalRecycle Packaging website.

Paint Product Management

Paper
Also see Air Dryers in this directory.

Plastic Waste Prevention
Also see Recycling in this directory.

Posters and Signs
See the CalRecycle Waste Reduction and Recycling Posters and Signs page.)

Product Stewardship (This page explores product stewardship of manufacturers, retailers, and consumers, including manufacturer responsibility and extended product responsibility. This page does not address the subject of fair labor, which sometimes is also associated with the term product stewardship.)
Also see Electronics and Environmentally Preferable Purchasing in this directory.

Recycling Recycling is not waste prevention!
Also see Batteries, Electronics, Fluorescent Lamps, Green Building and Plastic in this directory.

Reducing Consumption
Also see Reuse and Wood in this directory.

Remanufacturing
Also see Reuse in this directory.

Reuse
Also see Appliances, Electronics, and Remanufacturing in this directory.

Simplicity
See CalRecycle's Beyond Waste Prevention page.

Sustainable Building

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United States Federal Government Waste Prevention Information

Universal Waste

Used Oil

Vermicomposting
See the CalRecycle Vermicomposting page.

Waste Assessment

Waste Composition

Wood

Xeriscaping
See the CalRecycle Xeriscaping page.

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Last updated: July 14, 2014
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