San Francisco Department of the Environment

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Everyone has an equal right to a healthy and safe environment.


Zero Waste

Recycling and Composting Requirements
How to Recycle and Compost

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Safe Medicine Disposal


Save on Your Commute


Energy Incentives, Financing, and Requirements

Toxics & Health

Pest Prevention Strategies
Nail Salon Program (Pretty Shouldn't stink)

Climate Change

San Francisco Climate Action Strategy (PDF)

Please call the San Francisco Department of the Environment at (415) 355-3700 for more information about San Francisco environmental issues, programs and opportunities.


Our home. Our city. Our planet.