Links & Resources
Where can I take my stuff to be recycled?
Bottlesandcans.com: Learn how to begin recycling, get posters and other materials
Californians Against Waste: Learn about recycling issues affecting CA and legislation pertaining to different issues
California Resource Recovery Association: Promoting waste reduction, reuse, recycling, pollution prevention, and composting
Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (Cal Recycle): Home of CA’s recycling and waste reducing efforts
eHow Going Green Guide: Learn how you can become a little more green
Environmental Protection Agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency website
EnvironmentLA: Learn about projects and programs that are working toward making LA the greenest in the nation
Grassroots Recycling Network-Zero Waste Resources: National network of waste reduction and Zero Waste Resources
The Office of the Federal Environmental Executive: Promotes sustainability and environmental stewardship throughout federal government operations.
The Theodore Payne Foundation: Promotes the understanding and preservation of California native flora.
Dept. of Public Works: Take your batteries to one of these events listed on the HHW/E-waste collection schedule
Environmental Info/Media/Education resources:
Provides resources, professional development, and a network to help in sustainability efforts on-campus
Earth Day Network: Driving force in environmental awareness worldwide through environmental education
Earth Resource Foundation: Find resources to make environmentally sustainable choices and changes. Learn about eco-friendly events.
Environmental Defense Fund: Partner with businesses and communities to find environmental solutions to problems
National Wildlife Federation – Campus Ecology: Leading conservation program in higher education. Learn about wildlife conservation, sustainability efforts, and how to get involved
Sustainable Development on Campus: Tool kit for greening your campus
Island Press: Source for books, environmental information, and solutions
The Video Project: Media for a Safe and Sustainable World
E-waste- Computers and Electronics
Basel Action Network: World waste trade news and information
Los Angeles County Sanitation Department: Household Waste and Hazardous Waste
Earth 911: Environmental Service Company. Search by zip code where to take your recyclables
OC Waste and Recycling
StEP(Solving the E-waste Problem)- an initiative of various UN organizations with the overall aim to solve the e-waste problem.
Green Seal- Learn about products that have been given the green seal of approval
Treecycle Recycled Paper- Provides education and access to a wide range of eco-friendly products
World Centric- This site provides high quality compostable food service disposables and food packaging products for schools, home, and work
Waste Reduction/Resource Recovery
Freecycle- Non-profit movement of people giving (and getting) stuff for free in their own towns
Goodwill Southern California- Have things laying around that you wanted to get rid of? Don’t throw it away, Donate it!
Used Cardboard Boxes- This site provides low cost, earth friendly cardboard boxes for all your moving needs
Water / Water Efficiency:
CSUN CAMPUS SUSTAINABILITY LINKS
OTHER CAMPUS RECYCLING AND SUSTAINABILITY PROGRAMS
|Bakersfield||Long Beach||San Diego State|
|Channel Islands||ASI LB Recycling Center||San Francisco State|
|Chico||Los Angeles||San Jose State|
|Dominguez Hills||CA Maritime Academy||Cal Poly San Luis Obispo|
|East Bay||Monterey Bay||San Marcos|
|Fresno||Cal Poly Pomona||Sonoma State|
|Humboldt State||San Bernardino|
|Davis||San Diego||Stanford University|
|Los Angeles||San Francisco|