• Come and Get It: A Primer for a Less-Waste Summer Celebration

    Since summer is ramping up and we know lots of workplaces will be having company picnics and potlucks, we’d love to share how we handle our mess kit “rental” system so you can join us in the fight against waste. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on May 20, 2019)
  • What's Even Better Than Recycling? Refurbishing

    We all know the phrase “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” but we sometimes forget those three Rs are listed by priority. Used electronics are problematic and costly to manage and recycle, so it’s critical to consider more sustainable options. Here are a few. Full story…
    (Posted by Jim Madden, CalRecycle on May 13, 2019)
  • Big Ideas for Little People

    It’s not a coincidence that CalRecycle celebrates Earth Day and Take Your Children to Work Day on the same day. We know it’s the little people who will be bringing the lessons home. Kids, here are some tips to share with your parents. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Apr 22, 2019)
  • 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)
  • Spotlight: 5 Projects, Laws, and Programs to Watch in 2019

    CalRecycle has a busy year ahead as we work to protect public health and the environment. Check out these new projects, laws, and programs, and stay tuned for regular updates. Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Mar 21, 2019)