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StopWaste Benchmark Service

StopWaste's Benchmark Service provides information to help Alameda County's residents and businesses reduce waste, boost the local economy, and get more value from our recycling programs.

Check the Frequently Asked Questions below to learn more and find out how easy it is to recycle just about everything — including food scraps. 


Need info on what goes in each bin?

Residents: Go to Services in Your City

Businesses & Multifamily Properties: Go to RecyclingRulesAC.org


 

Benchmark Service in the News

Oakland Tribune Reports on Decline in Food Waste Recycling

An article in the February 6, 2015 Oakland Tribune reports on a troubling increase in the amount of food scraps that Alameda County residents are putting in their garbage containers instead of their green bins.

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