Helpful links

City Government
City of Brisbane – http://www.ci.brisbane.ca.us
City of Millbrae – http://www.ci.millbrae.ca.us
City of South San Francisco – http://www.ssf.net

General Waste Reduction, Reuse and Recycling Information
County of San Mateo Office of Sustainability – http://www.smcsustainability.org/
CalRecycle – http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov
California Department of Conservation –http://www.bottlesandcans.com
Environmental Protection agency – http://www.epa.gov

Waste Reduction & Reuse Opportunities
County of San Mateo Office of Sustainability – http://www.smcsustainability.org/waste-reduction/reduce-reuse-recycle/
Reduce food waste – http://bayarearecycling.org/#food-waste
Reduce junk mail – http://www.stopjunkmail.com
Reduce unsolicited catalogues – http://www.catalogchoice.org
Salvation Army – http://www.usw.salvationarmy.org
Goodwill – http://www.sfgoodwill.org
St. Vincent de Paul – http://www.svdp-sanmateoco.org
Resource Area for Teaching – http://www.raft.net
SCRAP – http://scrap-sf.org/

Environmentally Preferable Purchasing
Environmental Protection Agency – http://www.epa.gov/epp
Reusable Packaging – http://usereusables.com

Green Building
State of California – http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/greenbuilding

Hazardous Waste
San Mateo County Environmental Health (Residental) – http://www.smchealth.org/hhw
San Mateo County Environmental Health (Commercial) – http://www.smchealth.org/vsqg

Compost and Gardening Workshops
Sustainability Academy – http://www.smcsustainability.org/climate-change/sustainability-academy/
Common Ground in Palo Alto Gardening Works Shops – http://www.commongroundinpaloalto.org

Resource Conservation
San Mateo Countywide Water Pollution Prevention Program – http://www.flowstobay.org
California Department of Toxic Substance Control – http://www.dtsc.ca.gov/
Bay Area Air Quality Management District – http://www.baaqmd.gov/
Spare the Air – http://www.sparetheair.org/

Sustainability
Sustainable San Mateo County http://www.sustainablesanmateo.org
Sustainability Hub, San Mateo – http://www.sustainabilityhub.net
Acterra – http://www.acterra.org

Recognition/Awards Programs
Sustainable San Mateo County – http://www.sustainablesanmateo.org/home/awards/#AboutAwards
Green Business Program – http://www.smcsustainability.org/climate-change/green-business/