Yes on 67

Protect California's Plastic Bag Ban

Protect California's Plastic Bag Ban is a coalition of environmental groups, businesses, consumer organizations, organized labor, elected officials and citizens that support protecting California’s pioneering plastic bag ban.

For a list of Yes on Prop 67 supporters including businesses, elected officials, environmental organizations, and other groups, click here.

For more information on Yes on Prop 67, click here.


SWANA and CRRA Form Zero Waste Course and Certification Partnership

SWANA and CRRA Form Zero Waste Course and Certification Partnership

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) and the California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) today announced the approval of a strategic partnership to develop and offer a Zero Waste Principles and Practices course and certification program throughout the United States and Canada.

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CRRA has been on the forefront of advocacy and supporting legislation that promote increased diversion and a sustainable future for California.
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CRRA Strategic Plan

CRRA Board of Directors approves new three-year strategic plan through 2018.
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Have you checked out our Members' Job Board?  
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What's New

Vote YES on PROP 67 to uphold the California Plastic Bag Ban!

25th Annual US Composting Council Conference & Tradeshow, January 23-26, 2017.  To register, or for more details, click here.



Are you interested in promoting environmental sustainability in and beyond California?  Click on a link to learn how you can join and support:

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The California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA, founded 1974) is California’s statewide recycling association. It is the oldest and one of the largest non-profit recycling organizations in the United States. A 501(C)3 organization, CRRA is dedicated to achieving environmental sustainability in and beyond California through Zero Waste strategies including product stewardship, waste prevention, reuse, recycling and composting. CRRA’s members represent all aspects of California’s reduce-reuse-recycle-compost economy. Our members work for cities, counties, municipal districts, and businesses as well as hauling companies, material processors, non-profit organizations, state agencies, and allied professionals.

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