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Baron Ranch 101!

By Sep 10, 2020
Never heard of Baron Ranch? Or maybe you have been but don’t know the history? Check out this post to learn about this beautiful piece of land on the central coast. Read more...

FREE Household Hazardous Waste Events in October!

We’re excited to welcome residents of the Cuyama Valley and the Santa Ynez Valley to our upcoming household hazardous waste and electronics collection events on October 10th and 11th. Bring items like paint, batteries, pesticides, and more! Read more...

Coastal Cleanup Month!

By Sep 03, 2020 - Clean-Ups
2020 Coastal Cleanup Day is now Coastal Cleanup Month! Join the County and Explore Ecology every Saturday this September and help clean up your neighborhood. Read more...

Ongoing Hazardous Waste Disposal Options in Santa Barbara County

Need to know where you can take your hazardous waste in Santa Barbara County? Look no further! This article covers all the hazardous waste basics. Read more...

FREE Deconstruction and Reuse Classes at SBCC

By Jul 13, 2020
SBCC is offering free Zoom classes this summer on Deconstruction and Reuse. The classes are being held June 29 through August 3 on Monday evenings and cover the techniques, tools, and safety practices of deconstructing buildings and structures. Read more...

July 4th Hazardous Waste Center Holiday Closure

Due to the Fourth of July holiday, the Community Hazardous Waste Collection Center will be closed on Saturday, July 4th; however, the center will be open as usual from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 5th. Read more...

Carpinteria ABOP Center Reopened

The City of Carpinteria’s ABOP Center has reopened following its temporary closure due to COVID-19. The center is open the second and fourth Saturdays of each month from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Read more...

Recycling Your Used Motor Oil and Filters Is Easy and Free!

By May 27, 2020
If you’ve taken advantage of extra time at home to change your own motor oil, be sure to recycle it at one of over 50 free collection centers in Santa Barbara County. Don’t forget your oil filter too! Read more...

Santa Ynez “ABOP” Collection Reopening May 30th!

By May 21, 2020
The Saturday “ABOP” collection at the Santa Ynez Valley Recycling and Transfer Station will reopen on Saturday May 30. The “ABOP” program accepts antifreeze, batteries, motor oil, and paint. Read more...

MarBorg’s Buyback and ABOP Centers Open Again

By May 12, 2020
MarBorg’s Buyback and “ABOP” Centers, located in downtown Santa Barbara and Goleta, have resumed operation for the collection of recyclables and other types of materials, including antifreeze, batteries, used motor oil, and paint. Read more...
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