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Buy post-consumer recycled

The recycling industry is controlled by economics of supply and demand. When you buy goods made with recycled content, your purchases help create a demand for materials collected in recycling programs.

Remember to ask stores you frequent which products they carry are made with post-consumer content. This means the product was made from materials that were used and recycled by consumers, rather than from virgin material.

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Locations

California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)

Sacramento, CA

NotesCalRecyle provides resources for purchase of recycled-content products. Visit their web site to locate a searchable database

See CalRecycle Recycled-Content Product Manufacturers (RCPM)