Communities who turned their trash into real savings
Concord, NH

Cutting Waste and Saving Money in New Hampshire's Capital City

Facing a dramatic increase in tipping fees, the city of Concord NH began a pay-as-you-throw program in July 2009. Over the first five years of the program, residential solid waste tonnage decreased by almost half, and the recycling rate more than doubled. The program has seen more than 90% compliance since its first week. The…

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