Founded in 1980, Tri-CED Community Recycling is one of the largest nonprofit corporations in California. It provides curbside, electronic waste, scrap, oil and filter and household hazardous waste recycling services. The corporation also offers youth employment, counseling, abuse therapy and gang prevention services. Tri-CED Community Recycling has partnerships with community-based organizations, schools and colleges. It organizes educational and community service activities and programs. The corporation operates an environmental education center that provides business planning services and conducts surveys. Tri-CED Community Recycling has a staff of more than 1,000 employees and is located in Union City, Calif.