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LEED Certification - PlatinumSan José Environmental Services Department
San José Environmental Services leads Climate Smart San José and manages garbage and recycling services; watershed protection and pollution prevention; municipal drinking water and recycled water; sustainability initiatives; and the operation and infrastructure improvements of the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility. ESD’s mission is to deliver world-class utility services and programs to improve our health, environment and economy.

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Megha Prakash speaking at the Regional Wastewater Facility
Build your Career at the Capital Improvement Program

Our Regional Wastewater Facility's 10-year, $1.4B Capital Improvement Program offers once-in-a-lifetime career opportunities for engineers! The CIP provides numerous opportunities for growth and career advancement in a supportive and collaborative work environment.

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CIP Monthly Status Report – August 2019
This report provides a summary of the progress and accomplishments of the Capital Improvement Program (CIP) for the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility (“Wastewater Facility”) for the period of August 2019. Read on...
Meds in the Bin, We All Win!
If you have unused or expired medicine, don’t flush it down the toilet or put it in the trash! As part of Pollution Prevention Week, September 16-22, be sure to take unwanted medicine to a drop-off bin near you. Read on...