County of San Mateo RecycleWorks Facilities

San Mateo County Facilities
The recycling program for county employees

Trivia Question Answers

  1. Which two of the following materials are not included in the County facilities recycling program? eyeglasses, plastic cups, toner cartridges, mixed paper, bottles & cans, tissue paper?

    Answer: plastic cups, tissue paper

  2. Whom should you contact with questions about recycling at County Facilities?

    Answer: Questions related to facility recycling can be directed to Lillian Clark at 599-1447, or to RecycleWorks@co.sanmateo.ca.us. For general assistance call our hotline at 599-1496 or 1-888-442-2666.

    Also, some facilities are being assisted with their recycling programs by Tracie Bills. For these facilities Tracie Bills can be contacted at 599-1424.


  3. According to the Department of Conservation, the overall recycling rate for bottles and cans in California is 59% statewide. The overall recycling rate for county employees at work, based on a 2004 survey of employees at County Center, is __%.

    Answer: 60% (found on our facilities homepage in the text box)

Trivia Contest Winners

Dominique Gonzales - Criminal-Northern Courts
Paula Guyden - Human Services Agency
Cristina Heinz - San Mateo County Health Dept.
Bill Johnson - Camp Glenwood Probation Dept.
Tracy Lai - Aging & Adult Services
Ronald Pummer - Environmental Services, Agriculture Weights & Measure Division
Juan Raigoza - Controllers Office
Justa Recio - San Mateo Medical Service Business Services
Natasha Sims - Probation Dept.
Kathleen Sartain - Child Support Services