San Francisco Mayor Mark Farrell was talking trash in the Castro — five new “smart” garbage bins that prevent people from digging through their contents.
Seagulls examined in a new study had stomachs full of glass, metal, and even building materials.
Twice a day, Curtis Reid Henderson scavenges a giant pile of garbage at Recology headquarters to find objects to use in his artwork.
A plan to fine Dolores Park litters has morphed into a ban on glass beverage containers at all San Francisco public parks.
New ashcans at Ocean Beach and throughout the Sunset and Richmond will help curb cigarette butt litter.
A Chihuahua puppy that was found in a trash bin at Santa Rosa Junior College last month died Monday.
Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol are teaming up on Wednesday for a combined effort to clean up Bay Area highways.
Nearly 2,000 pounds of trash was collected along beaches surrounding Monterey Bay during a post-Fourth of July cleanup event on Sunday, according to a marine conservation nonprofit organization.
Save Our Shores held its annual Star Spangled Beach Cleanup event where…
I never really know what abstract art is supposed to mean until I have it explained.
The recently renovated north side of San Francisco's Dolores Park reopened to the public Thursday.
Volunteers removed more than one and a half tons of garbage from around Monterey Bay.
The East Bay Animal Rescue and Refuge is screening applicants to adopt three terrier puppies found sealed in a trash bag.
Three very young terrier puppies are alive and well after being found in a trash bag Tuesday in Pleasant Hill's Paso Nogal Park.
Local restaurants, markets and street food vendors in San Jose will no longer be using foam and Styrofoam containers.
AT&T has agreed to a $23.8 million settlement over allegations that the company improperly disposed of hazardous waste.
A man who was fatally struck by a garbage truck while on a work crew has been identified.
Waste Management, the country's largest trash hauler, filed suit alleging the Oakland City Council violated the public trust.
Nothing says love of country more than barbecue, beer and fireworks. But the post-party clean-up needs work.
Dolores Park was awash with trash Sunday morning after hosting thousands for the unofficial "420 Day" pot holiday.
Whatever the reason for bringing a piano to Dolores Park last weekend, there is no excuse for leaving it behind.
Recology wants SF residents to shell out a few more bucks to cover the rising cost of disposing of their trash.
Like many things in The City, garbage is a process full of politics and intrigue. And it stinks.
Couches, uprooted marijuana plants, and a dead Chihuahua wrapped in plastic: Just an average day of trash on Oakland streets.