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San Francisco Green City: Reducing Plastic Image
San Francisco Green City: Reducing Plastic

As San Francisco leads the nation as one of the greenest cities, we celebrate the efforts to reduce plastic through education, business, and government. Recology’s robust recycling facility, San Francisco’s ReThink Disposable program, and Dispatch Goods’ reusable container program for restaurants are examples of the environmental ethic that is instilled in San Francisco. SFGovTV, Apr. […]

Recology says composting is carbon reduction measure Image
Recology says composting is carbon reduction measure

California company says collecting food scraps cuts CO2 emissions and adds carbon as a soil nutrient. WasteToday, Apr. 11, 2022

California Mandated Composting. Image
California Mandated Composting.

How Will It Work In LA And What Are We All Expected To Do? LAist, Apr. 6, 2022

California Pushes to Get More Green Waste into Composting Facilities, Not Landfills Image
California Pushes to Get More Green Waste into Composting Facilities, Not Landfills

California has set itself an ambitious goal – to reduce the amount of food scraps and yard waste that go to landfills by 75 percent. KQED, Mar. 3, 2022

California introduces law requiring residents to compost food scraps Image
California introduces law requiring residents to compost food scraps

The idea was inspired by San Francisco — the first major U.S. city to pioneer such a program more than two decades ago. CGTN, Feb. 2, 2022

California enacts statewide law to keep food scraps out of landfills Image
California enacts statewide law to keep food scraps out of landfills

A new law in California will affect what you do in your kitchen. KTVU, Jan. 2, 2022

California is about to witness its biggest change to trash since the ’80s Image
California is about to witness its biggest change to trash since the ’80s

Hint: It’s all about composting  San Francisco Chronicle, Jan. 1, 2022

California goes to war with food waste. Composting is its next climate crusade Image
California goes to war with food waste. Composting is its next climate crusade

Trash never dies. Sometimes it’s not even trash. LA Times, Dec. 9, 2021

Composting sequesters carbon and reduces emissions. Is it enough to fight climate change? Image
Composting sequesters carbon and reduces emissions. Is it enough to fight climate change?

San Francisco celebrating the 25th year of its food scraps collection program. San Francisco Examiner, Nov. 30, 2021