Confused about what to put in your green recycling bin? On Thursday, October 25 at 7pm in the Druker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton), learn about the impact of new regulations in the global recycling industry … Read More

The following post was written by Ellie Goldberg, a Green Newton Advisory Board member and an advocate for healthy children, safe schools and sustainable communities (, and published in Medium on October 7, 2018. The more we know about the dangers​ of gas​​, … Read More

When it comes to lawn and garden maintenance, sustainable landscaping methods can help reduce the negative environmental and health impacts of using fossil fuel powered equipment and toxic chemicals, specifically: Soil contamination from spillage of fuels and other chemicals Air … Read More

Please join the Newton Needham Regional Chamber at the Newton Innovation Center (124 Vernon St., Newton) on Wednesday, October 24 from 4-6pm for a workshop focused on how small businesses can implement energy efficiency products to help reduce energy costs. The Newton-Needham Energy $avers program has helped … Read More

Join the City on Tuesday, October 23 from 6-8:30pm in the War Memorial Auditorium at Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton) to learn more about City’s process for developing the Climate Action Plan and to share your ideas on how should … Read More

All are welcome to join the Green Newton’s Schools Connections group at our next meeting—Wednesday, November 14 at 3:30pm in Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton). Kids are welcome. At the October meeting, parents and school staff met with Waneta Trabert, Newton’s Director of Sustainable Materials Management; School Committee member, Diana … Read More