News for Recycling and Composting

Programs to compost or recycle just about everything

No matter where you are in San Francisco, you can recycle or compost almost everything. You can also reuse and recycle debris materials from construction and demolition projects.

- SF Environment Update
Follow these guidelines to recycle as much as you can this holiday season.
- National Geographic
A number of other cities around the country already require food scrap recycling, including San Francisco and Seattle, but the idea has been slower...
- SF Environment Update
This spring, the San Francisco Department of the Environment (SF Environment) set its sights on the Bayview and deployed all its outreach resources...
- The Atlantic Cities
At 5:30 a.m., the city's Environment Now job training program, which prepares workers for entry-level work in the green economy, hits the...
- SF Environment Update
Mayor Edwin M. Lee announced that San Francisco achieved an 80 percent landfill waste diversion rate, setting national recycling and compost rate...