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MassRecycle statewide municipal recycling and composting guide

Massachusetts. Dept. of Environmental Protection

MassRecycle statewide municipal recycling and composting guide

by Massachusetts. Dept. of Environmental Protection

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Published by MASSRECYCLE in Worcester, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Directories,
  • Compost,
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)

  • Edition Notes

    Title from cover.

    Other titlesStatewide municipal recycling and composting guide.
    Statementsponsored by Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection ; prepared in cooperation with Center for Ecological Technology (C.E.T.), Earthworm, Fundamental Action to Conserve Energy (F.A.C.E.)
    ContributionsMassRecycle
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25470713M
    OCLC/WorldCa34066981

    this guide includes: stories and plays, songs, games, take-home recycling ideas, a complete glossary and a list of resources. The Wee Recyclers Online Resources complement the Wee Recyclers Activity Guide with an array of supplemental materials, including posters, recycling labels, handouts, puppet patterns and the Wee Crafts guide. Christmas Tree Recycling. The Forest Preserve District of Will County has ceased Christmas Tree collections as of the season. Please know that real trees used for Christmas celebrations remain a resource when the holiday ends.

    (U.S. EPA, c) Recovery: refers to the diversion of materials from the municipal solid waste stream for the pur- pose of recycling or composting. Excludes reuse and source reduction activities such as yard trimmings diverted to backyard (onsite) com- posting, the repair of wood pallets, and the refilling of beverage containers. MassDEP, in conjunction with MassRecycle, Inc., the state’s non-profit recycling coalition, is inviting municipalities and businesses to join in a new statewide initiative to recycle an .

    Plastic Bottles, Tubs and Containers #3, #4, #5, #7 (with lids, rinsed or with minor residue) This includes squeezable bottles, yogurt containers, deli containers.. Keep the Caps On campaign launched in by the Plastic Industry encourages all plastic bottles to be recycled with the cap on as technology has improved to allow the seperation and recycling of both items when they are processed. The ads will also run in Boston area newspaper The Metro and in community newspapers publications, with the help of campaign sponsor Got Books! The ads are also downloadable from the Campaign website and may be used by municipal and commercial recycling program managers to promote paper recycling.


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MassRecycle statewide municipal recycling and composting guide by Massachusetts. Dept. of Environmental Protection Download PDF EPUB FB2

Helping You Make A Difference. MassRecycle is a (c)(3) not-for-profit, statewide coalition of individuals, governments, businesses, MassRecycle statewide municipal recycling and composting guide book and nonprofit organizations dedicated to promoting and realizing the vital environmental, social and economic benefits created by reducing, reusing and recycling waste materials, and by increasing the utilization of recycled products.

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MassRecycle advocates for legislation that provides comprehensive solutions to improving waste diversion in the state. MassRecycle is a statewide coalition of individuals, governments, businesses, institutions and non-profits dedicated to promoting the environmental, social and economic benefits created by.

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Composting & Organics Learn about back yard and worm bin composting, sustainable lawn and garden practices, commercial and municipal compost. Waste Reduction, Recycling, Composting Barnstable County is committed to facilitating regional cooperation to find solutions that reduce trash and increase recycling.

Removing and disposing of trash from Cape Cod is expensive and harmful to the environment. Drop Off. Drop off materials and learn more about disposal rates at the Recology San Francisco Transfer Station.

Cardboard. Residential customers with extra cardboard or boxes, should flatten to 2’ x 2’ x 2′ max and bundle with string or place in boxes and Recology will collect the extra cardboard. You may place the bundle in or next to your Recology blue cart at the curb. RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts is a recycling assistance program funded by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection and delivered under contract by the Center for EcoTechnology that helps businesses and institutions reduce waste and maximize recycling.

Recology Sonoma Marin provides educational guides and sorting resources for all customers in Santa Rosa, Rohnert Park, Petaluma, Cotati, Sebastopol, Cloverdale, Healdsburg, Unincorporated Sonoma County, Novato, Stinson Beach, Bolinas, West Marin, and Point Arena.

MassRecycle is a statewide coalition of individuals, governments, businesses, institutions and nonprofits dedicated to promoting the environmental, social and economic benefits created by reducing.

More about Recycling and Composting: Postconsumer Paint Collection Program - Introduces the new Postconsumer Paint Collection Program signed into law in ; Bag Waste Reduction Law - It is a new statewide law that requires certain retail and grocery stores to set up a recycling program for customers to return plastic bags for recycling.; Polystyrene Foam Ban - InNew York State.

The recycling section of IDEM aims to reduce municipal solid waste and help Indiana reach and sustain a recycling rate of 50 percent. The recycling section staff work with partners across the state to promote recycling and provide technical assistance to individuals, businesses, solid waste management districts, schools, municipalities, and.

In San Francisco, where composting and recycling are mandatory, the city reports a waste diversion rate of 80%. When it comes to garbage, Chicago has a. The most recent numbers (for ) show Maine’s municipal solid waste recycling rate is at %.

To help reach our statewide recycling goal, the Maine DEP provides technical and educational assistance to residents, municipalities, schools, and businesses to help increase the amount of resources that are recovered from the waste stream.

You deserved that congratulatory pat on the back. As a recycling resident of Brookline you and your neighbors were recently honored in absentia. A MassRecycle award. Every year MassRecycle, a statewide coalition that promotes reducing, reusing and recycling waste materials, recognizes individuals and programs that are exemplary.

The Franklin County Solid Waste Management District assists 22 member towns with trash, recycling, compost, and hazardous waste. “It helps. Recycling and Waste Reduction.

Statewide recycling began in Pennsylvania in with the passage of the Municipal Waste Planning Recycling and Waste Reduction Act (Act ) that requires larger municipalities to recycle. Today, more than million residents – at least 94 percent of the state’s population – have access to recycling.

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) recently released Recycle Smart, a statewide initiative focused on putting the right materials in recycling bins and separating “problem materials” that cause contamination and drive up the cost of goal of this initiative is to reduce contamination in materials sent to Massachusetts Materials Recovery.

Recycling factoids appeal to current recyclers but rarely do they sway the mind of a staunch non-recycler. Make sure that your outreach materials use diverse approaches. EPA Region 4’s Municipal Government Toolkit offers current information on recycling impact on your community, the climate and energy use, and the economy.

While many factors play a role in making recycling successful, three key factors guide the work Keep America Beautiful ® does to improve recycling in America: convenience, communication, and cause (getting people to understand the many benefits of recycling and why they should care).

By educating and engaging individuals to recycle more of the right things the right way—at home, at work.Northeast Region: Mark Fairbrother, [email protected] Southeast Region: Mark Dakers, @ File online via the EEA ePlace Portal.

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