Business Waste Reduction Grants
****UPDATE**** 3/15/2014 - Funds for the FY 2013/2014 cycle of Business Grant Program have been exhausted. The next cycle Fiscal Year 2014/2015 will begin July 1, 2014. Remember, funds are awarded on a first come first serve basis provided that all other requirements are met by grant applicants.
RecycleMore is offering a new Business Grant Program for Fiscal Year 2013/2014 which funds waste reduction and or recycling projects for businesses in our service area. We are looking for innovative ideas or projects that involve waste prevention/reduction, reuse, recycling, or ways to make recycling more convenient.
Funds are available on a first come first serve basis. Applications are accepted and evaluated throughout the year until the funds are exhausted. The minimum award amount is $500 and the maximum is $5000. Complete and submit the online application or download and mail completed copy to RecycleMore, 13831 San Pablo Avenue, San Pablo, CA 94806.
Allowable expenses include but not limited to:
· Purchase of recycling containers for an office recycling program.
· Purchase of equipment that eliminates or reduces waste.
· Employee educational programs that promote waste prevention/reduction, reuse, recycling
· Changing configuration of garbage enclosures to accommodate recycling carts.
For questions or to discuss a potential project, please contact call (510) 215-3125 and ask to speak with the Business Grant Program Manager.
RecycleMore reserves the right to reject an application for incompleteness or requests of unallowable expenses. Submission of a grant application does not guarantee awarding of grant funds.