In the Community
Community Photo Album
Recology is proud to participate in or coordinate many community events, including tabling at festivals, farmers' markets, parades, compost giveaways, volunteering throughout San Francisco and community meetings!
Upcoming Events & Presentations
- Sunday Streets. Stop by the Recology booth:
- in the Richmond, October 27th
- Art of Recology at SFO Museum - United Terminal 3. Fly via United and see the work produced by Bay Area artists through the Artist in Residence Program at Recology San Francisco. The exhibition is located behind security and only viewable by ticketed passengers. March 2013 – October 2013.
- Tours of Recology Facilities for Businesses. Learn about our San Francisco operations. Every 4th Thursday of the month. No more than 3 attendees per business please. Contact us to sign up.
- Tours of Recology Facilities for General Public. Learn about our San Francisco operations. Every 3rd Saturday and every 4th Wednesday of the month. Registration required. Limited to 10 people per organization. (415) 330-1415.
- Tours for San Francisco Unified School District. Contact the SF Department of the Environment at (415) 355-3700. Only available to San Francisco schools.
- Weekly Walk-In Workshops. Zero waste workshops for businesses starting in July. 2-7PM. More information coming soon.
Contact us to request Recology at your community meeting.
Services in San Francisco
- We provide a wide range of resource recovery services in partnership with the City and County of San Francisco.
- We invest in infrastructure for materials recovery to help San Francisco achieve long-term sustainability.
Education & Outreach
Our WASTE ZERO rallying cry recognizes that it takes everyone's cooperation to create a sustainable world. Recology strives to support the communities where we live and work by providing a variety of educational opportunities:
- The Artist in Residence Program at Recology San Francisco is a unique art and education program that provides Bay Area artists with access to discarded materials, a stipend, and a large studio space.
- The Environmental Learning Center at Recology San Francisco is a resource center, classroom, and gallery.
- Tour Recycle Central® at Pier 96, the single-stream material recovery facility in San Francisco.
- Volunteer with us to improve our communities at our next volunteer event.
- Get help sorting out what goes in what bin to fully participate in our curbside programs through Whatbin.com.
- Follow Recology in the news
- Read our community newsletter
- Visit the Recology video library
- Sign up for email alerts