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SSRC Breakfast Meeting
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SPEAKER/SPONSOR:  John Mello, JM Equipment, glass processing

8:50     Breakfast and conversation

9:05     John Mello, JM Equipment (glass recycling in Freetown)

9:25    Approve Oct. minutes (click on link to view; vote)

9:30     Outreach grant plan 2 (Facebook, website) (vote) 

9:35     RDP grant planning (Todd Koep)

9:45     RECO report, authorization to hire RECO2 (vote)

9:50     Position on plastic bag bans without fees (see attached; vote)

10:00   20th Anniversary observance

10:05   Contamination surcharges (discussion)

10:10   Executive Director’s Report

            Review SSRC Updates

            Fall HHW summary

            Meeting speaker/sponsor, topic requests?

10:25   New business

10:30   Next meetings 1/10 (move to 1/17 for Sterilis presentation?) Rockland Senior Center. 2/21? 3/7? Kingston Town Hall



Location Abington Town Hall, Cotter Room, 500 Gliniewicz Way
DIRECTIONS: (Off Rt. 18 between Rts. 123 and 139)

Rt. 123 to Rt. 18 N, 0.7 mi, left at lights at Abington HS (Great Chow on the right)

OR Rt. 139 to Rt. 18S, 0.8 mi, right at lights at Abington HS;

go past HS, straight through rotary, over bridge, TH on left, Library on right. //,-70.958848,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x89e49c628176afab:0x395650007f98ff8f">Map

Upcoming Meetings & Events

25 Mar 2019
08:00AM - 05:00PM
The MassRecycle R3 Summit and Trade Show
28 Mar 2019
08:50AM - 10:30AM
SSRC Breakfast meeting
04 Apr 2019
01:30PM - 03:00PM
Best Practices for Solid Waste & Recycling Contracts
09 Apr 2019
Using Recycled Content Materials in Road & Infrastructure Projects
09 Apr 2019
01:00PM - 03:00PM
SMRP Grant Information webinar
02 May 2019
08:50AM - 10:30AM
SSRC Breakfast Meeting

A Message from our Director:

The SSRC is seeking website migration, upgrade and maintenance service.  The RFQ is here as a pdf, here as a Word doc.

Please submit quotes to by 3 pm on March 21.

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February Updates

Scituate: Recycling Tips from the SSRC, with Dorie Stoley, RECO, WATD FM, 1/28/19

SSRC set to make sure you understand recycling at the Scituate Transfer Station, by Ruth Thompson, Scituate Mariner, 1/24/19

Facing higher costs, cities enforce cleaner recycling, by Yasmin Amir and Bob Oakes,  WBUR, 8/2018

Norwell implements new recycling program, Kate Walsh, WickedLocal Norwell, 7/12/18

More News   Videos

On this website:

Visit Recycling A-Z to find the answer to "What should I do with...." 

The Town Program pages provide contact information and links to Member Town's recycling programs.

Learn more about recycling dos and don'ts by visiting Recycling 101 and Advanced Recycling.

Hazardous Waste Days

Click here for the Schedule of Hazardous Waste Days and collection details