• SB 1383 Rulemaking Launch Party

    At CalRecycle’s monthly public meeting on Tuesday, staff will recommend approval to complete and file the SB 1383 draft regulations with the Office of Administrative Law and begin the formal rulemaking process. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Dec 17, 2018)
  • Trick or Treat?

    All those decorations and costumes can be terrifyingly tempting to purchase this Halloween. But those festive items don’t end up resting in peace in a landfill—they live disturbingly in dreadful dumps for many years, sometimes an eternity. Here’s how you can make a smart choice between a tricky item and a treat. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Oct 22, 2018)
  • CalRecycle Considers New Carpet Recycling Stewardship Plan

    At its October 2018 public meeting tomorrow, CalRecycle will consider whether the industry stewardship organization Carpet America Recovery Effort is taking sufficient actions in its proposed California Carpet Stewardship Plan for 2018-2022 to meet California’s 24 percent carpet recycling goal. Full story…
    (Posted by CalRecycle Staff on Oct 15, 2018)
  • Treat Yo’self and the Environment: Part II

    If you’ve ever felt like screaming at the top of your lungs in frustration or felt so drained you just couldn’t seem to drag yourself out of bed in the morning, you may be in need of some serious self-TLC. Here are some ways you can reconnect with yourself without leaving a giant footprint on the planet. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Sep 26, 2018)
  • Sustainability Study Session: How to Have an Eco-Friendly School Year

    Another school year is quickly approaching (or may have already approached in some school districts) and it’s time to do some back-to-school shopping! But, how do you earn an A+ when it comes to the environment? Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Aug 20, 2018)
  • California Eyes Upgrade to Aging E-Waste Program

    In an effort to keep pace with rapidly evolving technology, the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery is out with a new set of recommendations to redesign California’s Electronic Waste Recycling Act (SB 20, Sher, Chapter 526, Statutes of 2003). Full story…
    (Posted by Lance Klug on Jun 7, 2018)