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What can you do to help the environmental? Below are every day actions that make a difference. Email us at [email protected] any time with your ideas.

 

Autumn Leaves

It’s almost fall and time for the leaf raking (or leaf blowing) to commence. Consider keeping the peace and healthier air by raking leaves by hand or hiring a service that will use hand raking or an electric leaf blower. … Read More

Recycling Bin Rejects are the subject of this podcast from MassRecycle. Listen to MassRecycle President, Gretchen Carey, and Newton Director of Sustainable Material Management, Waneta Trabert, discuss recent changes for recycling in Massachusetts: what doesn’t go in the bin, and what … Read More

Did you purchase a new refrigerator over the tax free holiday weekend? Do you have an old second refrigerator or freezer wasting energy? Residential electric customers who recycle their old and inefficient refrigerators or freezers through the Mass Save® appliance … Read More

aerosols go in the trash

Itching to get outside and enjoy the weather? Just remember, aerosol sunscreen and bug spray cans can’t be recycled. They can explode under pressure, which is dangerous at recycling facilities. Learn which packaging is recyclable with the Recycle Smart’s Recyclopedia. Instead … Read More