Your Business Can Do It!
Setting up a recycling program at your business can save you money by reducing both your dumpster size and the frequency of pick-ups. Many municipalities require this, in keeping with Mass. Waste Ban Regulations.
Collection options depend on the size, location and nature of a business’ waste. Businesses can contract individually or cooperatively for service.
The best first step is to contact
your current waste hauler.
If their recycling service does not meet your needs, contact a separate service company to help you get started. Contact and service information for some local recycling vendors.
RecyclingWorks’ Business Contracting Guidance
Best Practices for Recycling in Your Organization
Don’t throw out those old PCs! They contain materials that are both valuable and hazardous. Many PC manufacturers will take back your old PC when you are buying a new one. Not buying a replacement? There are still ways to recycle it.
Visit Recycling A-Z on this Site for more about Computer Recycling
Recycling at your business is required by law.
See the material that is required by law to recycle. MassDEP is enforcing it, and it is helping businesses to do it. RecyclingWorks Massachusetts is a recycling assistance program that helps businesses and institutions maximize recycling, reuse, and composting opportunities. Contact their hotline to speak to an in-house expert.
Call 888-254-5524 or email.
For more information, visit
MassDEP’s Business Recycling and Reuse web page