Helpful links

Resources

City Government sites
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
Recycle Works – http://www.recycleworks.org
CalRecycle – http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov
California Department of Conservation –http://www.bottlesandcans.com
Environmental Protection agency – http://www.epa.gov

Compost and Gardening Workshops
Recycleworks – http://www.recycleworks.org/compost
Common Ground in Palo Alto Gardening Works Shops – http://www.commongroundinpaloalto.org

Donation Reuse
Recycleworks – http://recycleworks.org/reuse_center
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

Environmentally Preferable Purchasing
http://www.epa.gov/epp

Reusable Packaging – http://usereusables.com

Green Building
San Mateo County
Recycleworks – http://www.recycleworks.org/greenbuilding

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

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

Mail Reduction
Reduce junk mail – http://www.stopjunkmail.com
Reduce unsolicited catalogues – http://www.catalogchoice.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
San Mateo County
Sustainability and Green Building Awards
Sustainable San Mateo County http://www.sustainablesanmateo.org

State of California
Waste Reduction Awards Program (WRAP)
http://www.calrecycle.gov/wrap