Zero Waste Programs in Every Sector of the Community

Eco-Cycle works to build Zero Waste communities by developing model Zero Waste policies, infrastructure, and programs. It is not enough to simply build recycling facilities, or to pass Zero Waste policy. Since 1976, Eco-Cycle has developed model programs that educate and engage the community in collaboratively building a future that is more sustainable, equitable, and climate-resilient. We are proud and grateful for our collaborative partnerships within every sector of the local community—businesses, nonprofits, schools, government, and residents—to develop and prove Zero Waste solutions. Together, we are changing the norm of a disposable society and shifting a culture to one that values our planet’s resources and all the many populations that depend on them for survival. 

Award-Winning Zero Waste Programs and Services for Boulder County

We partner with businesses, schools, governments, events, and residents to develop model waste-reduction, recycling, composting, and Zero Waste programs that can be scaled up and replicated in communities around the region, state, and nation.

Eco-Leader Volunteer Network

Here you’ll find everything an Eco-Leader might need, including a variety of volunteer opportunities.

Schools Programs Overview

Science-based, award-winning educational programs that establish Zero Waste practices as a norm.

Zero Waste Policies

Eco-Cycle is changing the system by changing the rules, through creating and passing Zero Waste policies.

Composting & Carbon Farming

Applying compost to landscapes builds healthier soils, and helps reverse climate change.

Zero Waste Hauling & Consulting

Join the hundreds of businesses working with us to reach sustainability goals.

Zero Waste Event Services

Reduce or eliminate trash at your next event or party with our sustainable events equipment.