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  • July 9, 2019

    The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA)

  • May 24, 2019

    At a recognition event this week, StopWaste acknowledged the recipients of the 2019 StopWaste Business Efficiency Awards, given for outstanding achievements in waste reduction. The winners - six companies from around Alameda County - represent a wide range of industries and were selected for their leadership in waste prevention, reuse, and composting.

  • May 15, 2019

    In June, two participants from StopWaste and the City of Oakland will participate in a study tour in Milan to examine how other cities are tackling the issue of wasted food.

  • May 13, 2019

    The Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board has a vacancy in the category of “an Environmental Educator employed as such on a full-time basis.” The appointee must live in Alameda County.  Term of the appointment is two years, and board members are eligible for re-appointment to one additional two-year term.

  • April 17, 2019

    The Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board has a vacancy in the category of “Environmental Organization: a representative of an environmental organization with a significant membership active in recycling issues in Alameda County.”

  • StopWaste Receives PG&E Partnership Certification
    April 1, 2019

    The East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) recognize

  • March 25, 2019

    Click on the link above to get the latest information on prescription medication drop-off options.

  • March 18, 2019

    Recently, some international headlines have proclaimed we're approaching an "end to recycling." While the recycling landscape has changed nationally due to China’s decision last year to stop importing some mixed plastics and mixed paper, it is far from dead, especially in Alameda County and the Bay Area. 

  • Water Conservation Showcase logo
    February 21, 2019

    Landscape pros: Attend this free event to learn practical solutions to California's most pressing water issues.

  • BayRen Multifamily project receives award
    January 17, 2019

    On January 16, the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, a national nonprofit based in Washington, D.C., recognized the Bay Area Regional Energy Network’s (BayREN) Multifamily program with an Exemplary Program Award as one of America’s outstanding energy efficiency programs.