Material Recycling Facility Tours


Curiosity Quest at The MRF


June 14, 2018
  • jpa technical committee
    Starts: 1:30 PM
    Ends: June 14, 2018 - 2:30 PM

    Location: Conference call-in number is (760) 955-5157

June 16, 2018
  • Victor Valley Recycling Workshop
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: June 16, 2018 - 12:00 PM

    Location: Victorville City Hall, Conference Room D


    This FREE workshop will introduce participants to the intricacies of proper recycling in their curbside containers and allow them to be part of the new Green Team Volunteer Program. Participants will also receive a free recycling container!

    Space is limited, so RSVP by Thursday, June 14!

    To sign up or for more information, call 951-265-8699 or e-mail [email protected].

Recycling Resources for Teachers

Are you looking for resources to help teach recycling and environmental responsibility to your students? Help us build this page by suggesting ideas, online resources, and programs you know of in our area.

Teaching Aids

The Mojave Environmental Education Consortium (MEEC) aims to improve the environmental literacy of students, teachers, and communities of the Mojave Desert Region by actively providing educational resources including transportation and mini-grants, and environmental library, curriculum and scholarship information, a speakers’ bureau, and teacher links focused on the High Desert environment.

California Environmental Protection Agency’s Education and the Environmental Initiative (EEI) This K-12th grade curriculum is comprised of 85 units teaching select Science and History-Social Science academic standards. Each EEI Curriculum unit teaches these standards to mastery using a unique set of California Environmental Principles and Concepts

Closing the Loop is CalRecycle’s interdisciplinary standardized K-6 curriculum emphasizing waste prevention, recycling, composting, and vermicomposting through hands-on activities.

CalRecycle also maintains an instructional materials page, a comprehensive list of online K-12 education publications and more educational resources and information

The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency lists environmental education resources that can be ordered online, by telephone, or downloaded.

US EPA’s waste education materials includes basic facts, materials and information about  composting and recycling, curriculum, activities, awards, and grants.