Alameda County's StopWaste.Org will present awards Thursday, May 9, to 12 businesses for outstanding waste reduction and business efficiency, including Western Garden Nursery in Pleasanton. The awards will be given at a celebration from 7:30-10:00 a.m. at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center, 388 Ninth Street, Suite 290, in downtown Oakland. Other award recipients are Balentine Plaza Shopping Center (Newark), Cagwin & Dorward (Union City office), CBRE, Inc. (multiple locations), FreshPoint San Francisco (Union City), McDonald's – Pacific Sierra Region (multiple locations), Pete's ACE Hardware (Castro Valley), Tesla Motors, Inc. (Fremont), The John Stewart Company (multiple locations), Truitt & White (Berkeley), UC Berkeley - Cal Dining (Berkeley) and VF Outdoor, Inc. (Alameda). For more information, contact www.StopWaste.Org/2013Awards.
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