Action Item 2.2.1.1: Education on disposal of unwanted items

Distribute information to residents on how they can reduce unwanted items, and make items no longer needed available for use by others.1
  • 1. Examples of unwanted items include catalogs and junk mail; ways of making items available for re-use include Freecycle and tag sales. A flyer was developed in the past by the "Life after NESWC" Committee.
Timing: 
Short-Term (complete by 2015)
Influence?: 
Yes
Ripe?: 
Yes
Primary Inventory Element: 
Sustainability
Lead Owner: 
Zero Waste Committee<i> </i>
Other Owners: 
Board of Health
Citizens and citizen groups
Green Advisory Board
Health Department
Highway Department
School Committees
Sustainability Coordinator

Comments

From ACES: Add Health Department, which by Mass. Statute is responsible for solid waste, and Highway Department, which runs the transfer station, as owners.