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We seek to eliminate waste by developing and discovering sustainable resource recovery practices that can be implemented globally.

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SF’s ‘Zero Waste’ Goal Has Made it America’s Leading Recycling City Image
SF’s ‘Zero Waste’ Goal Has Made it America’s Leading Recycling City

Few cities in the US, let alone the world, has the innovation legacy of San Francisco. Whether it’s the arts or cuisine, technology, or public transit, what happens in the Bay Area often establishes a blueprint for cities elsewhere. Rolling Stone, Oct. 15, 2021

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The Quest to Make Composting as Simple as Trash Collection

Food waste accounts for 8% of greenhouse gas emissions. More U.S. cities are exploring door-to-door compost collection, but it’s not as easy as it might seem. Bloomberg, Oct. 14, 2021

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How San Francisco composts 550 tons of waste every day

San Francisco recycles and composts more trash than it sends to the landfill.  That means San Francisco is saving water, space, and chemical fertilizers, and reducing destructive greenhouse gases. So how does composting work where it is servicing a whole city? We went straight to San Francisco’s compost pile to find out if this model […]

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Education & Outreach

We work together with you to ensure you have the tools you need to maximize diversion. Our goal is to always improve the percentage of waste diverted.

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Where We Serve

Recology has 26 collections companies that provide integrated services to more than 2.5 million individuals and more than 100,000 commercial customers in California, Oregon, and Washington.

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Sustainability

Recology is helping lead the resource recovery industry to a greener future by investing in renewable energy, minimizing greenhouse gas emissions, and pursuing advanced collection and processing technologies.