Toxic Away Day

Posted on October 13, 2015
Toxic and hazardous

ZeroWasteMarin, in coordination with San Rafael Fire and Marin County Fire have teamed up for another exciting Toxic Away Day in West Marin.

In an effort to reduce hazardous waste incidents, and to facilitate safe situations for our firefighters, Toxic Away Days are designed to encourage residents not to stockpile their hazwaste, but to dispose of it properly during these residential disposal events.

TAD Fall '15D

Marin Civic Center Lagoon Watershed Restoration

Posted on October 13, 2015

As of October 16, The Marin County Civic Center Lagoon in San Rafael, CA will feature two Floating Islands that will naturally

Floating Island

work to improve the water quality of the lagoon. This will take place through a natural filtration process by the islands’ vegetation. The planting and launching of these nature-based biofilters will take place on October 16 from 2:45 – 4:15 PM during the annual Bioneers Conference at the Marin Center in North San Rafael.








More information about these islands can be found HERE, or via promotional flyers Lagoon1 and Lagoon2

Motorcycle Oil Filter Exchange & Used Tire Recycling

Posted on October 11, 2015

ZeroWasteMarin has teamed up with locally and independently owned Motopia motorbike shop in San Rafael to offer area riders the opportunity to exchange their used motorbike filters for a new one at no cost.

In addition, Conservation Corps North Bay will be providing used motorcycle tire collection on site during the event, at no cost to riders.

Did we mention the filter exchange, and tire disposal are free?!!

Motopia Oil Filter