Yearly Archives: 2015

Dec 31

An Early Adopter Of Universal Recycling Programs, Brattleboro, Vt., Is Saving Money

Town manager: “The magnitude of those changes and how quickly that fell into place really is impressive.”

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Dec 20

WasteZero Enters Innovative Agreement to Reduce Trash Tonnage at Maine Waste-to-Energy Facility

The deal also includes efforts to develop and pilot other innovative programs for Maine communities, including WasteZero’s OneRoute® program.

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Oct 30
Oct 19

Vermont ‘Leading North America’ With Act 148

Also known as the “pay-as-you-throw law,” the new statute is already demonstrating positive results.

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Oct 16

University of Maine Survey Shows Pay-as-You-Throw Trash Disposal Boosts Recycling

“Most people in communities with pay-as-you-throw programs responded that it was ‘easier to comply’ than they thought it would be, and most considered the costs ‘fair,’ the survey results state.”

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Oct 16
Oct 6

PAYT Data Reveal Savings in Woolwich, Me.

Trash tonnage dropped by 46% in the program’s first month.

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Oct 6
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Sep 27