Description of Our Experience
Pacific Rim Recycling (PRR) has been in the recycling business for over 20 years. Prior to that, the founding principle Steven A. Moore implemented curbside recycling, composting, landfill salvaging, material marketing and solid waste reduction education programs for the City of Palo Alto in addition to providing consulting services for many other communities including Sunnyvale, Los Altos, Oceanside, Menlo Park, and the state of California.
Prior to his work at Palo Alto, Mr. Moore directed the recycing activities for the San Francisco metropolitan
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PRR has operated curbside recycling collection and processing programs for the City of Walnut Creek, Clayton, Crocket, Vallejo and Oakland.
Collectively, PRR provided weekly collection, processing and marketing services for recyclable materials from over 100,000 households or an estimated 250,000 people.
In addition, PRR has provided processing services for many other cities including Benicia, Clayton, Pleasant Hill, San Ramon, Danville, Alamo, Moraga, Lafayette, Orinda, Martinez and other surrounding jurisdictions.
PRR also operates recycling buyback, drop off, commercial, industrial, contractor, retail and office park recycling services.
Under contract with the Central Contra Costa Solid Waste Authority (CCCSWA) PRR collects Reusable, bulky recyclables and electronic waste from 65,000 residential units.
Beginning 3/1/05 Pacific Rim has entered into a 10 year contract to process 28,000 tons per year of single stream recyclable material from the Central Contra Costa County service area.
PRR maintains a fleet of roll off trucks and containers, flatbed/forklift "baled" account collection vehicles, van trailers, bobtails and smaller collection vehicles.
PRR supplies "in house customer containers" as well as roll off bins, compactors, balers and other recyclable material processing equipment.
PRR's affiliate companies are certified to handle hazardous and special wastes.
All told PRR is a multi-faceted full service family owned and operated recycling company providing creative and economical services for all its customers.
"RECYCLE TODAY FOR A BETTER TOMORROW"