Newton Goes Solar – Public Info Session on May 6 and Yard Signs 

Green Newton will host a public information session about our solar initiative–Newton Goes Solar–on Saturday, May 6, from 10-11:15am at the Luckart Gallery (438 Lexington Street in Auburndale, adjoining Bocca Bella Café). This initiative’s goal is to educate residents about the benefits … Read More

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Boston Globe Article ‘Fighting Global Warming, One Town at a Time’ Highlights Local Groups Like GN

Recently GN President Marcia Cooper was interviewed for an article in the Boston Globe, “Fighting Global Warming, One Town at a Time” by John Hilliard. Below is an excerpt of the article that appeared in the Boston Globe’s West section on April … Read More

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‘Health Benefits of Carbon Pricing in Massachusetts’ Presentation on April 27

Come hear about ‘The Health Benefits of Carbon Pricing in Massachusetts’ on Thursday, April 27 from 9:30-11:00am at the Boston Foundation (75 Arlington St. 10th floor, Boston). This presentation discusses a new study by the Center for Health and the Global Environment … Read More

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Green Newton Highlights

Fun and Learning Had by All at Green Expo 2016

Under a bright autumn sky in Newton Centre on Sunday October 16, the Green Expo drew crowds of adults and children to booths offering eco-friendly products and services, information on how to live sustainably, free LED bulbs, a composting bin … Read More

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Resources

Living Green

Do you have questions about how to live your day a little greener? Check out our Resources pages for answers to common questions.

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Initiatives

School Outreach

Recycling and Waste Reduction in Our Schools

The School Outreach Committee brings parents and educators of Newton together to share ideas about promoting energy and resource conservation in Newton schools. Past projects implemented at schools include: Classroom and Cafeteria recycling and composting Zero Waste Days and Green … Read More

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Healthy Environments

Healthy Environments

One of Green Newton’s missions is to protect people and the environment by promoting alternatives to toxic landscape chemicals and pesticides (i.e., herbicides, insecticides, rodenticides and fungicides) through public education campaigns and community action. community resource and clearinghouse for information, referrals … Read More

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