Press Releases

Press Releases2019-04-05T12:13:02+00:00

Here’s a Great Local Resource for Mattress Recycling

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 –

Oro Loma Hosts 2019 Open House on May 11

San Lorenzo, CA -- This free community event will offer a first-hand look at the Oro Loma/Castro Valley water pollution control facility, along with fun educational activities for all ages. Come learn about how Oro Loma helps protect public health and the environment. General Manager Jason Warner says, “The May 11th

Reduce Waste, Clean Recyclables to Ensure Highest Value

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