In addition to the Smart Business Recycling Program, the County offers an array of programs to help businesses achieve greater sustainability by recycling more. Click on the links below to learn more about the programs that are available to your business.
Los Angeles County Materials Exchange (LACoMAX)
LACoMAX is a free countywide materials reuse service that can help you find markets for your surplus materials and other usable discards.
Construction and Demolition Debris Recycling and Reuse Program
Projects requiring a construction, demolition, and/or grading permit must recycle at least 50% of the debris generated.
Los Angeles County Recycling Market Development Zone Program
This program provides business and technical assistance, product marketing, and financial assistance to businesses that manufacture a recycled-content product or process materials for recycling. Manufacturing or processing must occur within the RMDZ.
Illegal dumping is any unauthorized disposal of waste on any public or private property. Click on the link above to learn more about it and how you can help combat this ongoing problem.
Los Angeles County Food Redistribution Initiative (LACFRI)
LACFRI is a county project that aims to provide resources to the public about safe methods to prevent, donate and recycle excess food, as well as support policies that divert food from landfills. Participants include several county departments, businesses, community members, and nonprofit organizations.