Help make our communities healthier and more livable while also conserving resources and saving money! The Green Business certification is a great way to show your community that you share their environmental values.
Beginning January 1, 2019, vendors and retailers are no longer permitted to distribute or sell foam food and beverage containers in the City of Santa Barbara. Exemptions apply. Please visit the Foam Ban Information Page for more details.
All recycling and compost services are half as expensive as trash service. Replace trash bins with blue, green, or yellow bins to save money on your monthly bill.
Mandatory commercial recycling went into effect July 1, 2012, with the law known as A.B. 341. It requires recycling services for business and multi-unit residential buildings. It also sets a statewide target of 75% diversion of waste from our landfills. Read about A.B. 341 from CalRecycle.
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