Category: Presentations

Curbside Collection of Used Textiles

This presentation provides a brief overview of a free service provided by WasteZero and Simple Recycling: Curbside collection of used textiles. This service is free to cities and to residents. It also pays cities $20 per ton for all materials recovered.

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OneRoute Co-Collection Overview

Presentation showing how OneRoute® Co-Collection works.  With co-collection, cities can combine multiple routes into one, such as trash and recycling or trash and organics.  This increases recycling while saving money and speeding up collection.  It’s not feasible in every location, but WasteZero can help a city or town determine if it’s right for them.

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Overflow Programs Overview

Presentation outlining how WasteZero overflow programs work, as well as the benefits of switching from a sticker- or bag-based program to one that uses bags.

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Voucher Programs Overview

Presentation outlining how WasteZero voucher programs work.  These programs are designed to minimize cost and operational burdens for cities that give away trash and/or recycling bags to residents.

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The Financial Power of Pay-as-You-Throw

This presentation by former Worcester, Mass., Public Works head Bob Moylan and WasteZero president Mark Dancy lays out the ways that pay-as-you-throw is more than just a waste reduction program, but also a financial powerhouse for cities and towns.

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The First Year of Pay-as-You-Throw in Plymouth, Mass.

This presentation details the success of pay-as-you-throw in Plymouth, Mass., at the program’s one-year mark.

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