• The Dark Side of Fluorescent Lights

    Converting from CFLs to LED lights means I’m done with the 48-inch tubes and possibly the ballast as well. So, what are we supposed to do with those items? First of all, never throw them in the trash. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong on Jul 18, 2019)
  • Baseball Teams Make a Play for Less Waste

    Recently, after attending a baseball game with the family, I noticed something: trash underneath the seats—a lot of it. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong on Jun 20, 2019)
  • Pack Your Bag, It's Farmers Market Day

    We've been urging our colleagues to bring reusable bags to the farmers market to carry their produce rather than accept single-use bags from vendors. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong on Jun 5, 2019)
  • CalRecycle Newbie Maneuvers the Learning Curve

    Here are some CalRecycle links that I think that are helpful not only for someone in my position but really for any Californian who may be concerned about our environment. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong on May 9, 2019)
  • Video: Camp Fire Debris Cleanup

    CalRecycle has been tasked with managing debris removal for more 10,000 parcels in Butte County; so far, 1,785 properties have been cleared. This video gives an up-close look at the ongoing cleanup process. Full story…
    (Posted by Syd Fong on May 2, 2019)