Progressive Opportunities Conference Coming Up, EC Members Save $10

Progressive Opportunities Conference Coming Up, EC Members Save $10
The East Bay Express is putting together a one day Progressive Opportunities Conference, Sunday, February 26th. Regular tickets are $35, but Ecology Center Members can save $10! Read on for a synopsis of the conference and links to buy tickets.… Read more »

Should Berkeley Collect more Plastics for Recycling? Perspective from the Ecology Center and CCC

Should Berkeley Collect more Plastics for Recycling? Perspective from the Ecology Center and CCC
Last November, Nate Seltenrich wrote an article in the East Bay Express that delved into Berkeley’s resistance to collecting more plastics for recycling. He wrote, “… For more than a decade, Berkeley’s approach to plastics has hinged on urging residents to cut down on use rather than expanding the amount the city recycles. But waste… Read more »

East Bay Express Covers Solar Cooking at EcoHouse

East Bay Express Covers Solar Cooking at EcoHouse
“At ten in the morning, the usual fog layer covered North Berkeley. Reyel and Michaela Daystar, self-described solar cooking enthusiasts, were leading one of their occasional workshops in fuel-less cooking. The only problem was that the source of their fuel — the sun — was missing. “Instead, Reyel entertained the dozen or so spectators with… Read more »