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From free composting workshops to discounted compost bins and a Republic Services bill reduction, RecycleSmart has all the resources for you to start composting.

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CCCSWA Board of Directors

The CCCSWA Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for July 28, 2016 @ 3:00 p.m. at the City of Walnut Creek, City Hall, 3rd floor conference room, 1666 North Main Street, Walnut Creek.  The Agenda and Staff Reports will be available on Monday, July 25, 2016. Thank you!  

2016 Board of Directors Meetings

January 28, 2016

February 25, 2016 

March 24, 2016

April 28, 2016

May 26, 2016

June 23, 2016

July 28, 2016

No meeting in August

September 22, 2016

October 27, 2016

No meeting in November

December 8, 2016  


For Board Agendas and Staff Reports, please click here.  Thank you!


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2016 Waste Reduction Student Scholarship Recipients

RecycleSmart, in partnership with Mt. Diablo Recycling, is pleased to announce the 2016 Waste Reduction Student Scholarship Recipients. These high school seniors went above and beyond to increase awareness, recycle more and reduce waste in their schools. They all have done amazing jobs! Thank you, students, for all your efforts and good luck to you in continuing your educational goals.  Click on "keep reading" to see our recipients.  

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2016 Business Recycling Awards

Congratulations and Thank You to our first Business Recycling Award winners! These receipients have really shown tremendous effort with reducing their waste and recycling!


~First Global Design, Walnut Creek – Gold Winner

~Diablo Flooring, Danville – Silver Winner

~Parker Thatch, Orinda – Bronze Winner

Office Buildings

~Oak Creek Building, Lafayette – Gold Winner

~500 Ygnacio Valley Blvd., Walnut Creek – Silver

~Vodafone Plaza, Walnut Creek – Bronze Winner


~Baan Thai, Orinda – Gold Winner

~Mona’s Burgers & Shakes, Walnut Creek – Silver

~Walnut Creek Yacht Club, Walnut Creek – Bronze

Large Food Services

~Whole Foods, Walnut Creek – Gold Winner

~Lunardi's Market, Walnut Creek– Silver Winner

~St. Mary’s/Sodexo, Moraga – Bronze Winner


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Independent Investigation of Allied/Republic Services Use of Green Waste & Food Waste as ADC (Final Report)

A complaint was submitted to RecycleSmart regarding improper management of collected green waste and food waste in the RecycleSmart service area in 2011 and 2012.  RecycleSmart contracted with R3 to independently review and analyze the activities and reporting of Allied Waste/Republic Services. Please click here for the final report.

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Attention: Property Managers for Apartments and Condos

If you manage a mulit-family property in our service area, please take a few minutes to fill out a quick online survey by clicking on the link below: 


You will be entered to win a $100 gift card.  Thank you for your time!