Beyond the Classroom

Affiliated Organizations

Center for the Development of Recycling (CDR)

CDR is the County of Santa Clara's recycling information clearinghouse.  It is located at SJSU and housed within the Department of Environmental Studies.  CDR is funded by the county to create and share information about integrated waste management programs throughout its sixteen jurisdictions.

For more information on CDR, recycling questions, or a free CDR publication list, visit the CDR website, or call (408) 924-5453 or (800) 533-8414.

Environmental Resource Center (ERC)

Established in 1967, the Environmental Resource Center is the principal environmental organization that produces SJSU’s annual Earth Day celebration, ride to school days, take back the tap events, and many other projects that promote sustainable living among SJSU’s 30,000 students.