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Waste Management

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: Berkeley, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing Resolution describes actions to eliminate anthropogenic sources of dioxin pollution. Document examin…more

City/County: Oakland, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Food/ Agriculture Ordinance banning use of polystyrene foam (styrofoam) food service ware by food vendors and city fac…more

City/County: Oakland, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Sustainability Management Resolution proposes a 100% landfill waste reduction goal by 2020 for the city. Emphasizes closed-lo…more

City/County: Oakland, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Green Building/ Development Ordinance requires recycling and reuse of Construction and Demolition materials. Intended to help ci…more

City/County: Oakland, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Food/ Agriculture Ordinance prohibits the use of polystyrene foam to serve food, and requires all disposable food serv…more

City/County: Alachua County, Florida, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: None Program enhances waste reduction and encourages recycling through economic incentives. Responds to …more

City/County: Grand Junction, Colorado, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: Water/ Wastewater System separates and treats large quantity of grease from restaurants, hospitals, schools and nursin…more

City/County: Berkeley, California, USA Primary Category: Waste Management Secondary Category: None To achieve 75% diversion of waste from landfills by 2010, on the road to zero waste by 2020. Source …more

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