REDUCE YOUR GENERATION OF WASTE.
Bring only what you need to have a good time. Don’t
bring everything “and the kitchen sink” to the beach!
REUSE AS MANY ITEMS AS POSSIBLE.
Bring your food and drinks in reusable containers.
RECYCLE EVERY THING YOU CAN!
Paper, rigid plastic, metal, glass, and cardboard.
80% of materials can be recycled!
Not sure where it goes? Visit
greenoceanside.org and click on
the Road to Zero Waste page for the
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Right widget
to see what is recyclable in Oceanside.
HOW TO HAVE A
Road to Waste ZERO
Oceanside is on the Road to Zero Waste
and is dedicated to providing visitors and
residents with clean, beautiful beaches
and coastline. You can help by following the
3 Rs: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle.
reusable beach bag
Ditch the disposables!
Say “No” to foam, plastic,
and plastic bags.
LEAVE NO TRACE. When it’s time to leave, remember
to take everything with you. Hold a mini family beach
cleanup and don’t forget to pick up all the beach toys.
Learn more about a Zero Waste Beach
Day on the PBS special Curiosity Quest
Goes Green hosted by Joel Greene. Scan
the code to watch the complete episode.
Thank you for joining Oceanside on the Road to Zero
Waste. Please remember takenothingbutpictures
and leave nothing but footprints when visiting
For more information on Green Oceanside, please visit greenoceanside.org.