March 8 – Trash Talkin’ at Sharon Public Library, 6:30PM

SHARON TRASH LOGOWhere does your trash go after it leaves your curb? How much trash does Sharon generate compared to other towns in MA?

Learn About the SMART Trash Program for Sharon: Moving Toward Zero Waste

The Sustainable Sharon Coalition invites the public to learn about our SMART cart proposal to reduce trash and save money.

Why bother?

  • Economics
  • Environment
  • Sustainability
  • Safety
  • Public Health
  • Future Generations

Did you know?

  • SMART programs produce long-term waste reduction of 17-45%.
  • Sharon’s tipping fee doubled from $35 to $70 per ton in January ’15.
  • 1 ton of trash = 70 tons of waste created upstream (mining, manufacturing, distribution).

This is a free presentation.  All are welcome to attend.

For more information, please contact:

Cheryl Schnitzer, 508-963-8712 or cheryl@c6h12o6.net
Kathi Mirza, 781-­784-0671 or olsonmirza@comcast.net