Green Links


  • San Mateo County Green Portal
    • The San Mateo County Green Portal is focusing on strategies for public agencies, companies and individuals seeking ways to improve the environment.
  • CalRecycle
    • Promotes safe handling of waste throughout California. Explains state regulations about safe disposal of toxic materials. Includes news links, educational materials, and links to a Cal EPA Environmental Complaint form to report unsafe disposal practices.
  • San Mateo County Energy Watch
    • San Mateo County Energy Watch provides energy efficiency services and retrofits and will work with you (Public agencies and non-profits in San Mateo County that are PG&E customers) to identify projects with a payback that works for your budget.
  • San Mateo Countywide Guide: Sustainable Buildings
    • A countywide committee developed this guide to encourage builders, architects, and owners to design and construct buildings that are friendly to the environment and community. This guide provides illustrations and information on how to implement many Building practices and measures.
  • Electronic Waste Management
    • Sustainable development was defined in the 1987 Brundtland Report as development that "meets the needs of the present generation without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs."