Sustainability Spotlight

Biochar: A Promising Tool for Managing Biomass in California

California is facing a biomass management crisis. Decades of forest management practices have led to an overabundance of woody biomass in our forests, which is contributing to the risk of catastrophic wildfires. Biochar can [...]

5 Essential Tips for Energy Efficient Living in California: Saving Money and Protecting the Environment

Californians are increasingly embracing energy-efficient living to combat climate change, conserve resources, and save on utility bills. We'll explore five key tips for creating an energy-efficient home in California, focusing on energy-efficient appliances, home [...]

2023-09-02T22:14:48+00:00May 11, 2023|Garden Gatherings, Sustainability Spotlight|

Understanding SB 1383: California’s Approach to Organic Waste Reduction and Recycling

California has always been at the forefront of environmental policies and progressive legislation. Senate Bill 1383 (SB 1383) is no exception. Signed into law in 2016, SB 1383 is a landmark piece of legislation [...]

2023-09-02T21:49:43+00:00April 2, 2023|Sustainability Spotlight, Waste Not, Hyperlocal Solutions|