Please join Sustainable Sharon Coalition for a Plastic Free October! Plastic Free October is Sustainable Sharon Coalition’s challenge for our town to see if we can give up one of the Big 4 plastics each week in October: bags, bottles, cups, and straws. The goal is to increase awareness of… Read More »SSC’s Plastic Free October
“Late last week, the Baker administration quietly released updates to the state’s carbon emissions data. The reason for the strange timing, on a Thursday evening in late August as people rushed to weekend vacations, is clear: the numbers aren’t positive. The data showed an increase in Massachusetts’ emissions between 2013… Read More »MA Not On Track to Meet Emissions Target
MassDEP is pleased to announce the launch of a new statewide Recycle Smart education initiative which kicked off on Aug 20th at Salem City Hall with Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, Commissioner Martin Suuburg, and Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll. With the tagline, “Do Your Part, Recycle Smart“, this effort focuses on… Read More »MassDEP Launches Statewide Recycling Education Initiative!