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RecycleWorks Volunteer Academy Offers Two New FREE Courses

RecycleWorks Volunteer Academy offers two new courses on waste reduction-recycling and energy efficiency. For more information, check out the attached RecycleWorks flyer.

Principles of Waste Reduction and Recycling

Thursdays, June 11th and June 18th, San Carlos, 6:00-9:00pm

Learn how to start or enhance a waste reduction program at your business, school, apartment complex, or other community building. This course will focus on the waste side of your business. You will learn how to perform a waste audit and estimate cost savings.

Energy Efficiency Practices

Saturdays, June 13th and June 20th, Half Moon Bay, 10:30am-12:30pm

This course will cover the energy "grid," how energy is regulated in California, how energy is used in a building and the basics of conducting an energy audit. You will also learn about rebates and financing options available in San Mateo County.

Register online at If you need additional information, contact the Program Coordinator at or (650) 599-1412.