• CalEPA Symposium Advocates for Environmental Justice

    Earlier this year, the California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) hosted a symposium to promote environmental justice–the fair treatment of all races, cultures, and incomes regarding the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws and regulations. Full story…
    (Posted by Claudia Espinoza-Castro on Apr 27, 2017)
  • Recycle Your e-Waste – Here’s How

    Sometimes we want to do the right thing and recycle, but for some materials, we just don’t know how to go about it. Many of us don’t even know what electronic waste is, and we certainly don’t know what to do with it when we don’t want it anymore. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Apr 24, 2017)
  • Your Earth Day Planning Guide

    Senator Gaylord Nelson, D-Wisconsin led the effort to establish Earth Day in 1969 after a trip he took to Santa Barbara following the devastating oil spill off the Southern California coast. The effects of the spill outraged Nelson, and when he returned to Washington, D.C., he introduced a bill designating April 22 as a national day to celebrate the Earth. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Apr 10, 2017)
  • UC Davis Sets the Bar for Sustainability

    The University of California at Davis is committed to sustainability—so committed, in fact, that it has been ranked by UI Green Metric as the most sustainable campus in the world. To promote a more eco-friendly system, the campus is focusing on achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions from its activities, buildings, and vehicles by 2025 while teaching the next generation about the importance of environmental stewardship. Full story…
    (Posted by Claudia Espinoza-Castro on Mar 23, 2017)
  • State Environmental Awards Announced

    Here’s a video shout-out to individuals, organizations, and businesses in California that have led the way in protecting the environment while strengthening the state’s economy. Congratulations to the winners of the Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Awards! Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Feb 16, 2017)
  • California Dominates Among National Food Recovery Challenge Winners

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced the winners of its Food Recovery Challenge–and California is well represented. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Nov 28, 2016)