San Francisco gave Recology a green light to raise collection rates for trash, recycling and compost.
A man is in critical condition after he was rescued from a pile of garbage at a San Francisco recycling center Monday morning.
The waste collection schedule is changing for Thanksgiving in Berkeley.
Styrofoam could soon become prohibited in San Francisco, according to legislation introduced Tuesday by President of the Board of Supervisors, London Breed.
A program where grazing goats helped "recycle" old Christmas has ended for the year.
San Jose police are investigating a report of a body found at a recycling facility Wednesday morning.
The U.S. Coast Guard is enforcing a 500-foot safety zone around a massive drydock located just off San Francisco's eastern shore as crews prepare the dock to be loaded onto a seafaring vessel and shipped to China for recycling.
The closure of recycling centers in San Francisco leaves city residents few options.
Recology wants SF residents to shell out a few more bucks to cover the rising cost of disposing of their trash.
Last month's closure of the Golden Gate Park recycling center could shift the burden of can and bottle collection to small businesses.
To reduce plastic waste, a proposed law would require special bottle-filling water taps in new or renovated buildings.
A group of Bay Area kids are petitioning Crayola to start recycling their used plastic pens.
Dimes and quarters. That's what City grocery and retail shoppers would fork up if new plastic bag ban legislation is approved.