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Don't Remove Your Lawn, Sheet Mulch It!

Even though the drought is over, the state of California is still committed to replacing 50 million square feet of lawns across the state with drought tolerant landscaping. Check out our tips to save water in the garden, at home and at the table.

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The 2017/18 California legislative session has now adjourned and the Governor has signed the following bills into legislation.
StopWaste is sponsoring content for a newsletter series in Edible East Bay about delicious ways to use seasonal foods that might otherwise end up in the compost, as well as food storage tips and recipes.
The Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board has a vacancy in the category of a “Solid Waste Industry Representative.” The appointee must live in Alameda County.
Oakland-based company Back to the Roots is the latest of several Alameda County business to adopt the new How2Recycle label for their packaging, with the help of incentive funding from StopWaste.
The Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Program will host several community drop-off events this year.