Fall Social & Awards Celebration

September 27, 2023, 5-8 PM, Hynes Convention Center, Boston
Room 306 on the Third Level.

MassRecycle is pleased to announce its collaboration with SWANA Southern New England Chapter to host the annual MassRecycle Fall Social and Awards Celebration. This year’s event will take place on the first evening of WASTECON 2023, providing an exceptional opportunity for industry professionals to come together and celebrate excellence in waste management.

Join us to celebrate the year’s accomplishments, catch up with old friends, and meet MassRecycle board members, all over delicious food.  Every year, this Celebration brings together municipal representatives, key decision makers from local and state government, recycling industry representatives, recycling enthusiasts and other organizations to network and look forward to the coming year.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2023 MassRecycle Awards!

  • Individual: John Pitroff, Founder of Second Chance Composting
  • Municipal: Nancy Irwin, Manager of The Medfield Transfer Station Committee Swap Area
  • Small Transfer Station: Michael Mallet, Manager of the Town of Athol Recycling Center
  • Institution: The Springfield MRF Advisory Board
  • Business: Helpsy
  • Public Servant: Susan Cascino, Recycling Manager for the City of Boston

Lifetime Achievement: Latest positions of awardees are listed, however, we salute their exceptional lifelong contributions.

  • Tessa David Director at MassToss and Devens Regional Household Hazardous Products Collection Center Cooperatives
  • Ruth Davis Manager for Recycling and Materials Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Jim Nocella Director of Public Sector Solutions at Waste Management
  • Brooke Nash Branch Chief at MA Department of Environmental Protection
  • Johnny Gold President of The Gold Group Recovery and Recycling

To learn about the Runners-Up, Click Here. 

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Pictures of 2022 Awards
Video Recording of 2021 Awards
Pictures of 2019 Awards

Pictures from our 2022 Fall Social

Pictures from our 2019 Fall Social