• Planet Protecting-Prom: Dance the Night Away Eco-Guilt-Free

    Corsages and cummerbunds mark prom season just before the end of the school year. Soon students will be shopping for dresses, tuxes, and limos, but at what cost to the environment? If you’re a freshman to the world of sustainability, take note of these tips for a planet-protecting prom. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Apr 8, 2019)
  • 5 Environmental Social Media Accounts You Need to Follow Today

    Here are a few of the many social media accounts that are worth a follow if you want to keep up with sustainability, environmentalism, climate change, recycling, and nature. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Mar 28, 2019)
  • Compost: Good for the Garden, Good for the Planet

    While you’re sketching out your backyard garden plans and scoping out the seed aisle at your local garden center, you might also consider starting a compost pile. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Feb 25, 2019)
  • California Ramps Up Green Waste Recycling

    California is gearing up to implement a new recycling program to combat climate change. Starting in 2022, cities and counties in California will be required to provide organics recycling collection services to all residents and businesses, which is a significant step toward combating the effects of climate change in California. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Feb 11, 2019)
  • Environmental Pathways

    In January, a handful of CalRecycle staff members participated in mock interviews with environmentally focused high school students in the San Francisco Unified School District. The interviews were part of the school district’s Career Pathways program, which introduces students to different career paths. Full story…
    (Posted by Angela Vincent on Feb 7, 2019)
  • Fix-It Group Holds the Line Against Landfill Waste

    If you can repair it, there’s no need to replace it. Neighbors in the Oak Park area of Sacramento are fully aware of this simple truth. Once a month, they host the Oak Park Fix-It Cafe. Full story…
    (Posted on Jan 31, 2019)