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Firedebris

Debris removal program starts in December in Sonoma County burn zones

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Sustainable Footwear Tips and Information

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California passes first-in-nation plastics recycling law

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Two waste and recycling events coming to Windsor

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Clever Reuse Ideas for Insulated Food Delivery Bags

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Can Wet Wipes Be Recycled?

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Zero waste during coronavirus pandemic: Tips for maintaining a zero waste lifestyle

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Reusable bags allowed back in Sonoma County stores after pandemic pause

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Overcoming the ick factor: Composting takes off during coronavirus pandemic

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Coronavirus pandemic prompts backslide of environmental protection work

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Zero Waste Through the Pandemic: Tips for Handling Our Recyclables, Compost, and More

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During the crisis: Shop Smart and Reduce Food Loss

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To Study a Problem That’s Everywhere (Microfibers), Scientists are Getting Creative

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Podcast interview with Leslie Lukacs, Executive Director of Zero Waste Sonoma

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An old-school plan to fight plastic pollution gathers steam

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Single-Use Plastics 101

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SunChips’ Failed Noisy Compostable Packaging Gets The Last Laugh

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Beverage makers have dodged California’s recycling crisis. That may soon change.

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Disposable Food Service Ware and Polystyrene Ordinance Update

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The Zero Waste Challenge: Giant steps in Sebastopol

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Blue Bottle Coffee pledges to go ‘zero waste’ by end of 2020

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California fines CVS $3.6 million for failing to recycle

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Sweeping plastics ballot initiative submitted in California

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PCR Bottle Mandate Approved in California

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Banning ‘forever litter’ in Petaluma

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COMPOSTABLE CONTAINERS DON’T END UP WHERE YOU THINK THEY DO

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Miniature toiletry bottles would be banned at hotels if Governor Newsom signs this bill

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Building a new facility to bring back compost to Sonoma County

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Cups

Don’t throw away that cup! S.F. pushes reusables, but it won’t be easy

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Cans

THE BIGGEST RECYCLING STORE CHAIN IN CALIFORNIA JUST CLOSED ITS DOORS.

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Sebastopol bans Styrofoam food containers amid growing alarm about single-use plastics

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Life Without Plastic Is Possible. It’s Just Very Hard.

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Sharps Found in Alarming Rates in Sonoma County Recycling

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Does Berkeley, California's foodware ordinance provide a new national model?

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How to solve the world’s plastics problem: Bring back the milk man

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California faces recycling crisis after China tightens rules

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