Category Archives: Live Greener

Take Action!

With 59% of greenhouse gases produced in Newton from households, residents’ actions in reducing greenhouse gas emissions are crucial if we are to achieve the City’s goal of going carbon neutral–no net release of carbon dioxide to the atmosphere. To … Read More

Newton Power Choice 100% Green Testimonial

59% of greenhouse gases in Newton are from households–35% from home energy use and 24% from passenger vehicles. To help each of us reduce our carbon footprint, Green Newton has launched the Take Action! tool on our website. See testimonials … Read More

We are used to recycling paper and plastic in our green recycling bin, but please remember that some papers and plastics should NOT be placed there. Used tissues and paper towels degrade the quality of recyclable paper and should be … Read More