Petaluma Police Looking For Who’s Targeting Trucks, Stealing Catalytic ConvertersPetaluma police say in the last week, 17 trucks have had their catalytic converters stolen, most likely for the value of their recyclable metal.
Mom From Minimalist Mill Valley Family Offers Tips For Zero-Waste LifestyleA Mill Valley family practices a minimalist lifestyle to say the least. The mom from this "zero-waste" lifestyle even makes her own makeup.
Recycling, Composting System In Dolores Park Unveiled In Response To Abundance Of Trash Left By PicnickersA pop-up recycling and composting system was unveiled Wednesday in response to an abundance of litter left behind by picnickers at San Francisco’s Dolores Park.
What Happens When We Don't Go GreenFrom numbers standpoint, the harm done to the planet is quite surprising.
Top 5 Earth Day ResolutionsWho says resolutions are solely for New Year’s Eve? This Earth Day, why not try a few new resolutions that can keep planet earth a little happier and healthier.
Phil Matier: San Francisco Supervisor Proposes City’s New Big Buildings Use Gray WaterSan Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is proposing legislation that would require large new buildings in the city to use gray water in toilets and for irrigation.
Alameda County Wants Libraries To Stop Throwing Out BooksAn Alameda County supervisor is asking libraries to stop throwing out thousands and thousands of books.
Mattress Bounty Offered To Prevent Illegal Dumping In Alameda CountyA pilot program in Alameda County will place a bounty on unwanted mattresses to encourage that they get recycled rather than illegally dumped.
Inside Levi's Stadium: Environmentally-Friendly Facility May Be NFL's GreenestMajor stadium use a massive amount of energy and create a lot of waste. But Levi's Stadium is different. In fact, it could be the greenest in the NFL.
Marin County Unveils Program That Turns Food Scraps, Sewage Into Energy Marin County’s garbage and sewer services have teamed up to turn food scraps and wastewater into energy in a new program unveiled Tuesday in San Rafael.
North Bay Politician Pushing For Statewide Ban Of Plastic Shopping BagsAssemblyman Marc Levine, D-San Rafael, is expressing confidence in his ability to convince his colleagues in Sacramento to support the nation's first statewide ban of disposable, plastic shopping bags.
San Francisco Reports 80 Percent Waste Diversion RateThe city of San Francisco is diverting 80 percent of all its waste away from landfills, Mayor Ed Lee announced Friday.