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The Truth About Recycling: 7 questions with the Recology Head of Sustainability Image
The Truth About Recycling: 7 questions with the Recology Head of Sustainability

In honor of this year’s Earth Month theme: “Planet vs. Plastics”, Julia Mangin, Head of Sustainability at Recology, recently sat down for a Q&A to dispel some of the myths around recycling, discuss the complexities around the recycling process, and explain the importance of contributing to the circular economy. Read on for Julia’s answers to […]

Rethinking waste: Recology’s methane reduction strategy Image
Rethinking waste: Recology’s methane reduction strategy

Landfills, the third-largest source of methane emissions globally, significantly contribute to the climate crisis. While the waste management industry traditionally relies heavily on landfills, an alternative approach that focuses on resource recovery—diverting material from landfills for recycling into new products or returning to the earth—is paramount in methane reduction. Reuters, Dec. 12, 2023. 

Modified Office and Recycling Facility Hours on May 12th, 2023 Image
Modified Office and Recycling Facility Hours on May 12th, 2023

We will have modified office and recycling facility hours on Friday, May 12, 2023. The office and recycling facility will only be open from 8 AM – 12:30 PM. Regular recycling facility hours will resume on Saturday, May 13, 2023, and regular office hours will resume on Monday, May 15, 2023.

Public Health and Environmental Impacts Associated With Landfill Disposal of Organic Waste Image
Public Health and Environmental Impacts Associated With Landfill Disposal of Organic Waste

How Does Landfilling Organic and Recyclable Waste Impact the Public Health and Environment? Landfills significantly contribute to the world’s anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. An enormous amount of methane (CH4) and carbon dioxide (CO2) is generated from the degradation process of deposited waste in landfills. The by-products of solid wastes deposited in a landfill adversely […]

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Holiday Service Updates

Recology American Canyon operates as usual on all holidays, except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.  Please see below for this year’s holiday schedule: Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 24th No residential collection on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 24). Thursday customers receive service on Friday. Friday customers receive service on Saturday. Office: Closed Thursday, […]

Read our 2023 Sustainability Report Image
Read our 2023 Sustainability Report

Recology is proud to announce the release of our 2023 Sustainability Report! This year’s report showcases our company-wide commitment to decreasing greenhouse gas emissions, supporting our diverse employee-owners, and partnering with local communities to achieve our shared goals.

COVID 19 Update: Customer Service & Bill Pay Image
COVID 19 Update: Customer Service & Bill Pay

Our Customer Service Office located at 2021 Broadway Street in Vallejo remains closed to the public until further notice. We encourage customers to pay their bills using online bill pay, pay by phone, or by mailing in bills. If you are unable to mail or submit payments online, our Broadway St office has a drop […]

Recology achieves goal to power fleet with 90 percent renewable or alternative energy  Image
Recology achieves goal to power fleet with 90 percent renewable or alternative energy 

SAN FRANCISCO, April 10, 2023 – To celebrate Earth Month, Recology announced that it achieved its goal to power its fleet with more than 90 percent renewable or alternative energy in 2022.  “We made a commitment in 2019 to significantly reduce our use of conventional fossil fuels. In hitting this mark, we achieved one of […]