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  • Reports   

    Program evaluation component of the Measure D-mandated Five Year Audit for Fiscal Years 11/12 – 15/16.  Comparative overview and evaluation of recycling and waste reduction programs in Alameda County, with recommendations for improved effectiveness.

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  • News  |  01/10/2018

    Get your free ticket today for No. California's leading event focusing on water conservation strategies and solutions.

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  • RFP-RFQ   

    StopWaste is a sustainability leader for the East Bay, with the first LEED Platinum building renovation project in the West Coast. After 10 years inside our green building, we’re looking for a refresh of our upstairs area to better accommodate our workforce/work flow needs and keep us at the vanguard of sustainable building design.

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  • Topic Briefs   

    Nearly 40 percent of all the food produced in the United States goes to waste, and of that, 95 percent ends up in landfills or combustion facilities. Though Alameda County residents have access to curbside compost collection, uneaten food, food scraps, and food-soiled paper remain the largest single category of our waste stream.

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  • News  |  12/18/2017

    The Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board has a vacancy in the category of “a representative of an organization engaged primarily in operating recycling programs within Alameda County.”  “Recycling programs” include composting, construction and demolition debris recycling, outreach and education, salvage, and waste prevention.

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  • Topic Briefs   

    About half of the waste steam in Alameda County comes from business, industry, and institutions. Through technical assistance and a mandatory recycling ordinance, StopWaste is working to reduce the amount of recyclable and compostable materials sent to landfill from the county’s 18,000+ businesses.

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    Over 50,000 mattresses end up in landfills each day, even though most of the materials can be recycled. In Alameda County, StopWaste has worked through multiple channels to increase mattress recycling and recovery.

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    The Fixit Clinic is a troubleshooting and discovery workshop run by volunteers who help people get their broken things working. StopWaste has awarded Fixit Clinic two $5,000 mini grants to expand the number of clinics held in Alameda County.

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  • News  |  10/26/2017

    Beginning November 1, eating establishments in Alameda County can no longer offer customers single-use plastic bags. Eating establishments can offer recycled content paper bags for free, but must charge customers at least 10 cents for reusable bags (includes thicker plastic bags).

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