Join Our Team as an Operations Intern

2020-06-10T16:56:42-07:00June 10th, 2020|

Striving for a Career in Wastewater? Come intern for Oro Loma Sanitary District and learn what makes a good operator great. Mechanical aptitude Desire to make a difference to the environment Team player Oro Loma Sanitary District is looking for great people to join its team!

Oro Loma Sanitary District Commemorates Special Districts Week

2020-05-21T15:02:16-07:00May 21st, 2020|

San Lorenzo, CA, May 21, 2020 -- This week, the Oro Loma Sanitary District will commemorate the second annual Special Districts Week, a statewide event designed to encourage residents from California’s 2,000 special districts to be involved in their community and civically engaged with their local government. In light of

Oro Loma Plant Chemist Sara Burke is Guest Editor of Clean Water Magazine’s Special Lab Issue

2019-12-30T11:47:10-08:00December 26th, 2019|

Oro Loma Sanitary District Plant Chemist Sara Burke collaborated on this issue of Clean Water Magazine, the official publication of the California Water Environment Association (CWEA). Sara served as guest editor of the first ever lab edition of the magazine, which focused on proposed changes in lab regulations.     As the Plant Chemist

Microvi MNE Technology Selected as Bay Area’s First Full-Scale Wastewater Sidestream Treatment in Multi-Million Dollar Project at Oro Loma Sanitary District

2019-12-10T13:36:53-08:00November 19th, 2019|

November 19, 2019, Hayward, CA.—Microvi Biotech Inc. and Oro Loma Sanitary District (OLSD) are pleased to announce the installation of a full-scale Microvi MNE wastewater sidestream treatment system at the 20 MGD OLSD treatment plant in San Lorenzo, CA in 2020. The multi-million dollar collaborative project will be conducted between

Here’s a Great Local Resource for Mattress Recycling

2019-06-06T14:39:10-07:00June 6th, 2019|

The Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley ReStores have partnered with The Mattress Recycling Council’s Bye Bye Mattress Program to establish a permanent mattress drop-off location at the Habitat ReStore in Oakland. Habitat for Humanity ReStore Oakland Address:  9235 San Leandro St. Oakland, CA 94603 Drop Off Hours: Monday –

Reduce Waste, Clean Recyclables to Ensure Highest Value

2019-06-06T14:47:16-07:00March 21st, 2019|

Recycling is having a bit of a wake-up call. Until this year, two thirds of the materials collected from curbside recycling carts were exported to foreign markets. Recent changes in China’s acceptance of mixed plastics and mixed paper mean fewer places to recycle these materials. It’s a problem affecting communities