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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. 

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Pink Cart Program

Pink garbage carts are available for customers who want a unique way to show support for local cancer patients! The highly visible cart makes a memorable statement of your support. Recology Dixon is leasing pink carts for $200 per year from October 1, 2023 – September 30, 2024. All the funds from the lease go […]

Fall is Leaf Season Image
Fall is Leaf Season

Along with the beauty of fall comes a few challenges for homeowners – what to do about all those leaves?

New Mandatory Organics/Recycling Services and Cost-Saving Options Image
New Mandatory Organics/Recycling Services and Cost-Saving Options

New services include senior rates, 32 gal carts, and a free 2023 landfill pass.

What is Senate Bill (SB) 1383? Image
What is Senate Bill (SB) 1383?

SB1383 is new legislation that requires all residents and businesses to divert organic material away from the landfill. Starting October 1st, 2022 you will be required to compost. Read our SB 1383 guide to find out what you need to know about this law.

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.

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 […]