If your household generally uses three (or less) 13-gallon tall-kitchen trash bags per week, then 35-gallons is your trash cart of choice. It’s a great deal and will work well for the vast majority of households. Additionally, it qualifies for a MassDEP SMART grant program. Here are some key points… Read More »Which size trash cart is right for your household?
FICTION 1: A 35 gal SMART trash cart is more expensive than a larger trash cart. FACT 1: By including all costs in the fee, the 35 gal SMART cart offers the most substantial cost reduction vs. status quo. With a 35 gal SMART cart, we can increase recycling to… Read More »CLARIFYING MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT TRASH
A letter from Linda Orel and Tim Humphreys. We were surprised to learn that Sharon produces more trash per household than 75 percent of all cities and towns in Massachusetts. Sharon’s Board of Selectmen will soon review proposals for new municipal solid waste and recycling services. They should choose MassDEP’s 35… Read More »We Don’t Have Money to Burn