The recycling industry has been facing added pressure due to increased contamination in our recycling stream. Products and packaging have become more complex, leading to confusion about what does and doesn’t belong in curbside recycling. To help clarify what can be recycled, the City of Cambridge has joined with the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection as part of their “Recycle Right” campaign.
A great deal of planning, preparation, strategy and scheduling goes into preparing for the winter season and City snow operations, but have you ever thought about the people behind the plow? Continue reading Behind the Plow
Beginning on April 2, 2018, the City of Cambridge is expanding its successful and popular curbside composting program citywide. Continue reading Curbside Compost: There’s a New Bin in Town