For information on radiaton monitoring in California associated with the Japanese nuclear incident, click here.
Air Quality Links
California Air Resources Board (CARB) - Indoor Air Quality and Personal Exposure Assessment Program
Butte County Guide to Recycling - RecycleButte.net
Northern Recycling and Waste Services provides businesses and residents of the Upper Ridge free education, onsite assistance to implement waste reduction, reuse and recycling programs. Check out the recycling center, vegetative waste facility and household hazardous waste facility.
City of Chico and all Butte County residents can recycle or properly dispose of their household hazardous waste in Chico at Butte Regional Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility.
For City of Chico Chico Curbside Recycling.
Credit & Incentive Programs
- CARB - Carl Moyer Program Guidelines (2011 Update, after Year 13)
- CAPCOA Rural Assistance Program (RAP)
Mobile Source Links
- Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR) Consumer Assistance Program (CAP)- if your vehicle fails a smog check, inspection CAP will pay $1,000 to retire a vehicle or pay up to $500 towards repairing a vehicle.
- Electric Vehicles
- Butte County Association of Governments (BCAG)
- Green Guide to Cars & Trucks Natural Gas Vehicle Fueling Stations and Electric Vehicle Changing Stations
- Air Resource Board's Innovative Clean Air Technology Program (ICAT)
- U.S. EPA Office of Mobile Sources
- South Coast Transportation
- Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District
- USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
- Mesothelioma - Asbestos Resource - a rare cancer that develops in the lungs caused by exposure to asbestos.
- Mesothelioma Group
- Lung Cancer Alliance