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Recycling for Schools

Students visit a recycling and transfer station in Alameda County

Schools across Alameda County are making a difference by recycling and composting!

When students engage in recycling issues at school, it opens up a world of learning opportunities about real environmental issues and the impacts of every day decisions.

StopWaste offers composting and recycling services to help school districts in Alameda County cut costs, operate more efficiently and keep valuable materials out of landfills. We also have resources to help students learn the 4Rs—Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Rot (compost, that is).

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Looking for help with waste prevention? Head over to our Preventing Waste for Schools section where you will find information about topics including environmentally friendly school gardens and green operations and maintenance practices. 

If you don’t find what you’re looking for on our website, please email or call (510) 891-6500.



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