California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

Venues and Events: Reducing Waste



Network with local jurisdictions and learn about their programs.


Professional Associations

  • California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA).
  • Green Sports Alliance. The Green Sports Alliance is a nonprofit organization with a mission to help sports teams, venues, and leagues enhance their environmental performance. Alliance members represent over 220 sports teams and venues from 16 different sports leagues.

State/Federal Government

  • California Department of Toxic Substances Control. Information and assistance with reducing and handling toxic and hazardous materials.
  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
    • Recycle on the Go. Information on starting a recycling program in a public place such as stadiums, parks, events. etc.
    • Waste Wi$e. Case studies and publications on a wide range of solid waste topics. The Waste Wi$e program is a voluntary partnership between the U.S. EPA and businesses, designed to reduce municipal solid waste and save businesses money.

More Resources

  • Keep California Beautiful. A statewide, nonprofit environmental organization assisting cities with public education for litter reduction.

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Last updated: October 23, 2015
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