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Californians Against Waste is one of the oldest and most accomplished environmental advocacy organizations in country and successfully introduces and passes important recycling and environmental legislation every year.   Please consider a donation in support of this work and explore this website to learn more about CAW's achievements since it was founded in 1977, as well as legislation we are currently supporting in 2015 to protect and improve California's environment. 


CA vs Big Plastic

Help us prevent Big Plastic from pulling the bag over our eyes. Click Here to Learn More About Plastic Bag Pollution and the Referendum to overturn the statewide bag ban →

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Banning Plastic Microbeads

Learn more about legislation banning plastic microbeads from toothpaste and other personal care products.  

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2015 Legislation

Learn about current legislation in the California Legislature.  

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