Environmental Services

The Environmental Services Division administers more than 30 garbage, recycling, and stormwater programs for Fremont residents and businesses. 
plastic free july

Take part in Plastic Free July! Be a part of the solution to this growing problem by adopting a wide variety of plastic-free alternatives.

  1. Say "no" to purchasing bags when shopping and bring your own.
  2. Refuse straws in restaurants.
  3. Bring your own reusable cup to avoid plastic bottles, lids and straws.
  4. Purchase items in glass or metal containers without plastic packaging.
  5. Pack your lunch and snacks in reusable containers, instead of plastic zip lock bags.
  6. Use bamboo or reusable utensils instead of plastic forks at picnics. Plastic utensils are NOT recyclable.

For more Plastic Free alternatives and ideas, visit: www.PlasticFreeJuly.org.

Take the challenge and let us know what you're doing to prevent plastic pollution!