Press Releases for Zero Waste

Sending nothing to landfill is a foreseeable future

Imagine a world in which nothing goes to landfills or to incinerators. We think it is achievable, and SF Environment is doing everything we can to make it happen.

SF Environment Press Release
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and Supervisor Julie Christensen joined the San Francisco Department of the Environment in announcing the formation of the first Zero Waste Community Council in Chinatown as part of the City’s goal to achieve Zero Waste by 2020.
SF Environment Press Release
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Cole Hardware is one of four companies operating in California who will be honored by the California Product Stewardship Council (CPSC) during the organization’s 6th Annual Arrow Awards ceremony held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on August 6, 2015 at the California Resource Recovery Association’s 39th annual conference and tradeshow.
SF Environment Press Release
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
New “Zero-50-100-Roots” Campaign Shows City’s Commitment to Tackle Climate Change
SF Environment Press Release
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Employees collected 3,818 lbs. of worn out sneakers and clothes during a two-week competition between major employers.