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Includes waste reuse, source reduction, recycling, composting and hazardous waste management, as well as secondary material markets and applications for products formerly classified as waste.

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Secondary Category: Waste Management Development of alternatives assessment process to mitigate potentially harmful substances, process a…more

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Food/ Agriculture Ordinance requires the mandatory use of compostable plastic, recyclable paper and/or reusable checko…more

City/County: Houston, Texas, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Sustainability Management The Mayor’s Office of Environmental Programming developed a plan to encourage neighborhood rec…more

City/County: Concord, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Water/ Wastewater Street sweeping program history. Total on-road pollutants removed from city streets: 5,116 cubic yar…more

City/County: Houston, Texas, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Sustainability Management Recycling primer teaches residents the benefits of voluntary recycling to current and future generat…more

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: None Ordinance requiring city departments to develop waste reduction and reuse strategies to ensure reduc…more

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: None Outlines mandate that full demolition of an existing structure requires submission of a waste divers…more

City/County: San Francisco, California, USA Primary Category: Sustainability Management Secondary Category: Waste Management Urges state representatives to pursue extended-producer responsibility to reduce hazardous material …more

City/County: Phoenix, Arizona, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Program supports Environmentally Preferable Purchasing and Pollution Prevention in an effort to redu…more

City/County: Berkeley, California, USA Primary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Secondary Category: Waste Management Phased implementation plan includes specs for toxic pollution reduction, recycled content products, …more

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