Landfills, the third-largest source of methane emissions globally, significantly contribute to the climate crisis. While the waste management industry traditionally relies heavily on landfills, an alternative approach that focuses on resource recovery—diverting material from landfills for recycling into new products or returning to the earth—is paramount in methane reduction. Reuters, Dec. 12, 2023.
Happy Thanksgiving to the Recology Butte Colusa Counties community! Don’t forget, if your garbage, recycle, or compost service is scheduled for pick-up on Thanksgiving, November 23rd, it will be rescheduled for Friday, November 24th. Friday service will be picked up on Saturday, November 25th. Our customer service center will be closed Thursday and Friday and […]
SAN FRANCISCO, April 10, 2023 – To celebrate Earth Month, Recology announced that it achieved its goal to power its fleet with more than 90 percent renewable or alternative energy in 2022. “We made a commitment in 2019 to significantly reduce our use of conventional fossil fuels. In hitting this mark, we achieved one of […]
Electronic waste, such as fluorescent tubes and consumer batteries, are prohibited from the trash. Please drop them off at one of our transfer stations for safe disposal.
Check out the Collection Calendar to set up reminders for recycling and trash day.