Upcoming Meetings

DATE:  Thursday, June 16, 2016, 8:50-10:30 (call to order 9:05)

LOCATION:   Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St., second floor

SPEAKER/SPONSOR: Anthony Pusateri, Spiegel South Shore Scrap




  • Southeast Municipal Recycling Coucil meeting, Wed, June 8, 9-noon, Wrentham Fiske Public Library, 110 Randall Rd.  Topic: Enterprise funds for solid waste programs. RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • MassDEP SMRP Grant application deadline, June 15, 2015.  Grant info   Re-Trac submission site.  SSRC Members may contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for assistance.


Recent News and Documents

South Shore Recycling Cooperative holds 17th Anniversary Event, Bobbi Clark, 95.9 WATD fm, April 8, 2016

Kingston Schools, Resident honored for waste reduction efforts, Wickedlocal Kingston, Feb 16, 2016

KINGSTON BOARD OF SELECTMEN: Exploring business access to recycling at transfer station , Wickedlocal Kingston, Jan 31 , 2016

Hingham recognized for waste reduction, Wickedlocal Hingham, Jan 14,2016

Cohasset recognized for waste reduction efforts , Wickedlocal Cohasset, Jan 13,2016

Scituate commended for waste reduction successes, Wickedlocal Scituate, Jan. 9, 2016

Abington recognized for environmental efforts , WickedLocal Abington, Jan. 8, 2016

SSRC, Eight member towns, commended for waste reduction successses, released 1/4/2015

Weymouth schools, DPW commended for waste reduction, WickedLocal Weymouth 12/31/2015

Town of Duxbury commended, WickedLocal Duxbury 12/31/2015

Recycle plastic bags the right way,  released Nov. 12, 2015

Remember:  Recycling in Hingham is Mandatory, Kim Juric, Hingham Journal, Oct. 24, 2015

Weymouth gets $26K for increased recycling, WickedLocal Weymouth, Oct. 6, 2015

New ad campaign helps consumers sort out recycling confusion , USA Today, August 19, 2015, by Hadley Malcolm

State promotes mattress recycling; Landfills running out of room Boston Globe, August 17, 2015, By David Abel

The Argument: Should Massachusetts adopt legislation making recycling mandatory for all residents?, Boston Globe South Weekly, August 9, 2015, Brenda Black, Bob Stubbs

Plymouth to require private hauler recycling, eliminate $10 recycling-only sticker, Old Colony Memorial, July 20, 2015

Testimony to Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture in support of Paint Product Stewardship bill, S408, June 23, 2015

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Holey Socks, Not in the Trash!  June 10, 2014 

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MSW/recycling tonnage and cost review; legislation support (medication takeback, hauler safety); annual event; PCS tour scheduling; HHW flyer distribution

Since 1998, the South Shore Recycling Cooperative has helped its Member Towns get the most out of their trash.

The SSRC asisists them in:

  • managing their solid waste, recycling and hazardous waste programs efficiently.
  • providing economy of scale through regional procurement of services. Member towns maintain full control over solid waste management.
  • educating residents about why and how to manage their waste materials thoughtfully.
  • advocating for funding, sensible laws and regulations that minimize waste and cost and maximize recovery.
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