Publication Summary

Waste Reduction in Tehama County: A Model for Local Government Recycling and Waste Reduction (310-2001-0010)

Details

310-2001-0010
  
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9/1/2001

10/19/2001

Local Assistance
Recycling
Waste Prevention/Reduction

Case study

Describes how rural Tehama County, California, diverted 43 percent of its waste in 1999 through effective recycling and waste reduction programs and policies. One of 24 studies showcasing successful recycling and waste reduction programs developed by local and regional government to achieve California's 50 percent waste diversion goals. The studies were developed with the support of the California Integrated Waste Management Board.