California Gold Rush-Era Discards Could Be New-Tech BonanzaThere's a rush in the U.S. to find key components of cellphones, televisions, and other electronic devices, and old mine tailings piles scattered around the West just might be the answer.
'Prescription Drug Take Back Day' At Bay Area Police StationsSan Francisco's Police Department is taking part in Saturday's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in an effort to curtail misuse and environmental waste.
Cal Students To Vote On Proposed Water Bottle BanIn an attempt to cut waste by 75 percent next year, campaign organizers at UC Berkeley will introduce a ballot initiative for the student election to ban the sale of plastic water bottles on campus.

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