• Through the Lens: A Photographic Look at CalRecycle's Programs

    Here is a small sampling of my favorite photos from the past five years. If you like what you see, don’t forget to follow California EPA on Instagram--we contribute images often and you can see what our partner departments are up to as well! Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Aug 19, 2019)
  • Our Audience Asks: What Is the 50/50/50 Rule?

    Last week, I received a phone call from a fellow Californian and avid recycler asking about the 50/50/50 rule at recycling centers. After the call, I started wondering what people actually know about the Beverage Container Recycling Program regulations, California law, and rules made by recycling centers for operational efficiency. So, let’s clear up some confusion. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Aug 1, 2019)
  • Reusables--It's Our Bag, Baby!

    CalRecycle's social committee, with the help of our zero waste team, recently hosted a reusable bag DIY during the lunch hour for everyone in our headquarters building, not just CalRecyclers. (Inclusivity is super-important, especially when it comes to saving the planet!) Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark and Syd Fong on Jul 29, 2019)
  • CalRecycle Grant Recipient Preventing Food Waste

    CalRecycle has grants to help clean up illegal dumping sites, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and provide assistance for beverage container recycling. Check out this video to see how this grant recipient is using its award to prevent food waste. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Jul 15, 2019)
  • Say "I Do" to an Eco-Friendly Wedding

    Summer is wedding season! While it’s a time for love, family, friends, and happiness, weddings can also lead to a lot of waste. These tips can help you tie the knot the sustainable way. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Jun 27, 2019)
  • Pride in Yourself, Pride in the Planet

    June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month—a time to celebrate acceptance! Here are a few ideas to help keep the planet a safe, clean place where we can all continue celebrating acceptance. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Jun 17, 2019)