Water

Water Committee Update

Lately a group of about 5,000 toxic chemicals called PFAS have been turning up everywhere. Just about everyone on the planet has traces of PFAS in their bodies. PFAS are used in plastics, teflon, Gore-tex, fire extinguishers, and a host of other products including artificial turf used on athletic fields.… Read More »Water Committee Update

SSC Opposes Plastic Turf Field

SSC recommends organically maintained, natural turf for the SHS football field; with the proper expertise, grass fields allow quality play without threatening the health of our athletes. The Sharon School Committee has requested an artificial turf football field be installed inside the existing SHS track.  Sustainable Sharon Coalition and Plastic… Read More »SSC Opposes Plastic Turf Field

Wildlife sightings at the Sharon Friends of Conservation

Have you ever wondered what else might be residing in Sharon besides us humans, and what else might be impacted by our activities besides our grandchildren? Check out the wildlife sightings at the Sharon Friends of Conservation web site, www.sharonfoc.org. There you’ll find over 900 wildlife sightings representing over 400… Read More »Wildlife sightings at the Sharon Friends of Conservation

Rebates Available for Qualifying Water Efficient Toilets and Clothes Washers

The Sharon Water Department recently joined with the water departments of Canton, Foxborough, Stoughton, and the Dedham-Westwood Water District to form the Neponset Valley Water Alliance. The Alliance is working on a first-of-its-kind regional campaign to educate residents about how easy and painless it is to reduce water, sewer and energy… Read More »Rebates Available for Qualifying Water Efficient Toilets and Clothes Washers