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When in Drought: Don't Remove Your Lawn, Sheet Mulch It!

California's new restrictions on water use include replacing 50 million square feet of lawns across the state with drought tolerant landscaping. Check out our tips on beating the drought in the garden, at home and at the table.

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StopWaste recently launched a new regional website, the Lawn-to-Garden Marketplace at www.lawntogarden.org. The Marketplace is a one-stop shop for home gardeners and landscape professionals to find the tools and resources to convert lawns sustainably with sheet mulch.
An article in the March 11, 2016 Oakland Tribune reports on how packaging, labeling, and programmatic differences have led to confusion amongst Bay Area consumers who want to do the "right thing" with their recyclables.
The 46th annual Earth Day celebration will be held Wednesday April 22nd. Find an Earth Day event near you.
To help combat the staggering statistic that 40% of all food grown and raised in the U.S. is wasted, BayROC is launching a second food waste prevention campaign.
StopWaste is planning an expansion of the reusable bag ordinance to include all retail stores and restaurants.