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SSRC Breakfast Meeting
Contact Claire Galkowski This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Breakfast sponsored by ReCollect



8:50     Breakfast (quiche by Chairman White, something fabulous by Janice McCarthy, strawberry shortcake by Director Galkowski) and conversation

9:05     Grant Smith, (David Eaves, CEO), ReCollect (residential trash program app)

9:25     Approve June minutes (vote)

9:30     Bylaws revision

9:35     FY18 budget

9:40     Discussion:  Vendor issues:  E-waste, bottle and can redemption, books, other

9:55     Recycling Education and Compliance Officer (RECO) report (Julie Sullivan)

10:05   MAC report (Todd Koep)

10:10   Executive Director’s Report 

            Review SSRC Updates (to be published)

            HHW review, changes for FY18;                  

            Seeking intern for assistance with online presence

10:20   New business

10:25   Next meetings:    Sept 14, Duxbury; Oct 19? 25? Abington


Location Abington Town Hall, 500 Gliniewicz Way, Cotter Room
Chairman White is bringing her delicious quiche, Janice McCarthy is bringing something fabulous, and the Director will bring strawberry shortcake

A Message from our Director:

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Listen to the PSAs and read scripts here

How to recycle right here

How to recycle plastic bags and wraps here

How to repurpose clothing and textiles here

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News & Media

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Plymouth grapples with changes in recycling market, by Frank Mand, WickedLocal Plymouth, with comment by Glaire Galkowski, 3/16/28

What lies in store for area recycling?  by Kathryn Gallerani, WickedLocal Duxbury, Kingston, Plymouth, etc, 3/12/18

February 2018 Updates

In this contest, the least trashy team wins (Hingham High), by Hattie Bernstein, Globe South, 2/18/18

Kingston is putting haulers on notice, by Kathryn Gallerani, WickedLocal Kingston, 1/29/18 

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

Upcoming Meetings & Events

21 Mar 2018
08:45AM - 12:00PM
Southeast Municipal Recycling Council
26 Mar 2018
08:00AM - 05:00PM
MassRecycle/SWANA SNE R3 Conference
04 Apr 2018
10:00AM - 12:00PM
MassDEP SMRP Grant webinar- dropoff
05 Apr 2018
08:50AM - 10:30AM
SSRC Breakfast and Board meeting
12 Apr 2018
10:00AM - 12:00PM
DEP SMRP grant webinar- curbside