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New! DEP awards Norwood a Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Municipal Grant.

1. Targeted Small Scale Initiatives- DEP awarded Norwood $1500 towards Public Space Outdoor Recycling Containers and residential Compost Bins both made from over 30% recycled materials.

Public Space Outdoor Recycling Containers Public Space Outdoor Recycling Container

BOTTLES & CANS ONLY - please empty before tossing in blue recycling containers


Earth Machine compost bins are made from 50% post recycled materials.Compost bins can be purchased through Board of Health for just $20

Please click here to be redirected to the Health web page for information about compost bins.

2. Recycling Dividends Program (MaDEP) will provide payments to municipalities that have implemented specific programs and policies to maximize reuse, recycling and waste reduction. The program and policy criteria represent a best practices framework for achieving waste reduction goals. Municipalities who earn 6 points (out of 20 available points) are eligible for RDP payments. Each point earned over the minimum results in an additional payment.

2014 DEP awarded Norwood $3600 in Recycling Dividends Monies.

2015 DEP will be awarding Recycling Dividends Monies in October 2015

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015 12:01

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