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.
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 […]
Recology Mariposa received a variance from the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) to transport treated wood waste (TWW). With this variance, Recology Mariposa can transport TWW from residential customers or from commercial customers with a TWW generator variance. To apply for a treated wood waste variance, visit DTSC’s website here. For more information about […]
There are several items that we can’t accept in our recycling program, but we don’t want to see them end up in the landfill either. Many of these items can be taken to special recycling locations...
Recology Mariposa provides weekly and biweekly recycling and trash collection services to residential and commercial customers in Mariposa County. Whether you’re a business owner, property manager, or resident, we will work with you to tailor programs based on your needs.