Gem, The Recycling Belt Puppy, Will Be Heading Back To Recology With New Guardian

Gem, The Recycling Belt Puppy, Will Be Heading Back To Recology With New Guardian

A Recology employee adopted a puppy today that her coworkers rescued from a recycling center conveyor belt in San Francisco last month. San Francisco resident…

Recology Staffer To Adopt Puppy Rescued From Recycling Belt

Recology Staffer To Adopt Puppy Rescued From Recycling Belt

An injured poodle puppy rescued from a recycling conveyor belt in San Francisco last month will be adopted by a Recology employee, San Francisco Animal…

Puppy Rescued From Recycling Belt Doing Way Better, ACC Still Seeking Suspects Who Threw Her In Trash

Puppy Rescued From Recycling Belt Doing Way Better, ACC Still Seeking Suspects Who Threw Her In Trash

Two Recology employees who rescued an injured puppy from a recycling sorting conveyor belt last month will be honored by the Animal Control and Welfare…

Curbside Christmas Tree Collection Begins Today

Curbside Christmas Tree Collection Begins Today

The collection of Christmas trees for recycling into energy will begin today in San Francisco, according to the city’s Department of the Environment. Recology and…

Don’t Dump Your Christmas Tree: Put It Out With The Trash In January

Don’t Dump Your Christmas Tree: Put It Out With The Trash In January

About 50 Christmas trees were run through a giant wood chipper in San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza this morning as city officials announced the dates…

Medical Examiner Identifies Man Killed By Recology Truck

Medical Examiner Identifies Man Killed By Recology Truck

A man who was struck and killed by a Recology truck in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Friday morning has been identified by the medical…

The ACC Wants To Know Who Threw This Injured Puppy In The Trash

The ACC Wants To Know Who Threw This Injured Puppy In The Trash

Workers at a San Francisco recycling facility found an injured 10-week-old puppy that had apparently been thrown away on Friday. The tiny female puppy, an…

Garbage Truck Fatally Strikes Pedestrian

Garbage Truck Fatally Strikes Pedestrian

An elderly man was struck and killed by a garbage truck in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood this morning, police said. The incident was reported at…

Fire At Recology Recycling Warehouse Causes $78,000 In Damage

Fire At Recology Recycling Warehouse Causes $78,000 In Damage

A fire at a San Francisco recycling warehouse was extinguished after burning for more than nine hours overnight, an acting fire captain said today. The…

SFFD Controls Overnight Fire At Recology Warehouse

SFFD Controls Overnight Fire At Recology Warehouse

San Francisco firefighters have brought a two-alarm fire at a recycling warehouse near the Bayshore Caltrain station under control this morning, a fire dispatcher said….

The Price To Pick Up Your Trash Goes Up 22% Today

The Price To Pick Up Your Trash Goes Up 22% Today

San Francisco’s Refuse Collection and Disposal Rate Board has finalized a 22 percent rate increase that will go into effect for trash collection service in…

Medical Examiner Identifies Cyclist Killed In Collision With Recology Truck

Medical Examiner Identifies Cyclist Killed In Collision With Recology Truck

A bicyclist who was fatally struck by a garbage truck in San Francisco’s Mission District on Thursday morning has been identified by the medical examiner’s…

Recology Offers Not To Charge You For Not Using Their Services

Long before SF set its sight on a zero-waste goal, which they are vying for by 2020, the city has been environmentally conscious. Now, yet…

Mortar And Gunpower Causes Evacuation At Garbage Facility

Mortar And Gunpower Causes Evacuation At Garbage Facility

Employees at the Recology garbage and recycling center in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood were evacuated today after someone turned in a mortar and gunpowder,…

Get Up To 5 Gallons of Free Compost This Saturday

Get Up To 5 Gallons of Free Compost This Saturday

Start prepping the backyard, porch, and garden and get ready for some compost. As we reported last year, Recology’s Annual Great Compost Giveaway was a…