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Save Beverly Schools: Trash vs. Teachers, Redux

If you are new to the budget debate in Beverly, you probably didn't immediately think about the schools when you read last week's Salem News story on Mayor Scanlon's efforts to raise the trash fee by 40%.
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Duxbury enters service agreement for solar farm at capped landfill

Duxbury enters service agreement for solar farm at capped landfill | Recycling and Waste Reduction | Scoop.it
A 600,000-kilowatt solar farm on the town’s capped landfill moved closer to fruition Monday with the signing of a service agreement with contractor American Capital Energy-Duxbury Solar LLC. (Good article in the Reporter about our Solar Farm project.
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Recycling program at Ohio prison adds to items saved for re-use, food waste taken for compost | The Republic

Recycling program at Ohio prison adds to items saved for re-use, food waste taken for compost | The Republic | Recycling and Waste Reduction | Scoop.it
LEBANON, Ohio - Officials at a prison in western Ohio are expanding a program that saves the state thousands each year by turning trash into recyclable goods.
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Over 95 Per Cent of Canadians Recycle Plastic Bottles | Canadian Manufacturing

Over 95 Per Cent of Canadians Recycle Plastic Bottles | Canadian Manufacturing | Recycling and Waste Reduction | Scoop.it
A study from the Canadian Plastics Industry Association says with the access provided, Canadians are recycling plastic packaging.
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PBS Teachers | Professional Development

PBS Teachers | Professional Development | Recycling and Waste Reduction | Scoop.it
PBS Teachers provides PreK-12 educational resources and activities for educators tied to PBS programming and correlated to local and national standards and professional development opportunities delivered online.
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Bottle bill expansion idea corked

Since its inception in 1982, the Massachusetts Bottle Bill, which places a 5 cent refundable deposit on all carbonated sodas, beer and malt beverages, has become the commonwealth's most successful recycling and litter prevention program, proponents...
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Update the Bottle Bill

Update the Bottle Bill | Recycling and Waste Reduction | Scoop.it
RT @EmNecklaceBos: Legislature has delayed the Updated Bottle Bill again.
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Garden Composting: How Garden Recycling Works

Garden Composting: How Garden Recycling Works | Recycling and Waste Reduction | Scoop.it
Hands-on know-how and understanding of practical delivery of integrated closed-loop gardening from waste delivering real sustainability. Includes your Safety Check List and how to calculate your own… read more at Kobo.
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Must condominium and cooperative owners become their “brother’s keeper” when it comes to recycling? – Condos and HOAs – Sun-Sentinel

Must condominium and cooperative owners become their “brother’s keeper” when it comes to recycling? – Condos and HOAs – Sun-Sentinel | Recycling and Waste Reduction | Scoop.it
Sun Sentinel Blogs (Mandatory recycling in #multifamily housing: two cities, two different approaches - stick vs.)...
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Dance, Recite, and Converse for Earth Day! | Peace Couple

For this Earth Day, we wanted to share with you some of the movies, music, and books that have inspired us to joyfully engage in our environmental activism. (@PeaceCouple Dance, Recite, and Converse for Earth Day!
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