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On January 22, 2016, StopWaste hosted our Alameda County C&D Working Group to discuss recent updates and pending changes to the C&D industry. Topics included the new CALGreen 2016 code changes that require 65% C&D diversion statewide (as of January 1, 2017), updating local C&D ordinances, and efforts around regional coordination of C&D facility diversion rates.
In 2000 and 2001, the Alameda County Waste Management Authority (ACWMA) gathered weight data on waste disposed from over 1,500 businesses comprising four commercial waste collection routes in Oakland and Hayward. In addition, the ACWMA commissioned a waste characterization study that included analysis of the composition of waste from 260 of the businesses for which weight information was collected. This report provides a summary of the study, reports on our statistical analysis of the data, and draws conclusions regarding the data’s usefulness and applicability for diversion program planning.Read More
This PDF contains current rate information for the following services:
- Solid Waste and Recycling Services Offered in Basic Rate Package
- Monthly Rates for Residential Solid Waste/Recycling/Plant Debris/Bulky Clean Up
- Rates for Commercial Solid Waste/Recycling/Plant Debris/Bulky Clean Up
(updated 11-28-23)Read More
Results of Public Opinion Surveys for StopWaste.Org -- October 30 – November 12, 2007
Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin & Associates, Opinion Research & Public Policy Analysis.
Conducted in conjunction with Public Attitudes Toward Food Scrap Recycling - November 2007.
Results of Public Opinion Surveys for StopWaste by Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin & Associates.
Results of a subsection of the November 2002 public opinion survey conducted by the Evans/McDonough Company for the Alameda County Waste Management Authority regarding recycling behaviors and attitudes of multi-family unit dwellers.
Results of public opinion surveys for StopWaste.Org conducted by Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin & Associates.
Conducted in conjunction with Public Attitudes Toward Curbside Recycling -November 2007.