Check out what MassRecycle board members are up to. These are recent mentions of our organization and our work in the Massachusetts Recycling community.

August 7th 2019 – MassRecycle Treasurer Philip Goddard, Manager of Facility Compliance and Technology Development for the Town of Bourne, is recognized as a founding member of the Bourne Recycling  Committee in a Wicked Local article.

June 24th, 2019 – MassRecycle Director Michael Orr, Recycling Director for the City of Cambridge, discusses food waste prevention measures being taken in Cambridge and their benefits on a Boston 25 News video segment.

May 2th, 2019 – MassRecycle President Gretchen Carey, the Recycling and Organics Coordinator for Republic Services, is featured on video discussing her path to environmental work and suggests lifestyle changes for those looking to live more sustainably.

May 15th, 2019 – MassRecycle President Gretchen Carey, the Recycling and Organics Coordinator for Republic Services, and MassRecycle Vice President Waneta Trabert, Sustainable Materials Management Director for the City of Newton, are interviewed on Burlington Cable Access Television where they discuss best recycling practices.

May 13th, 2019 – MassRecycle President Gretchen Carey, the Recycling and Organics Coordinator for Republic Services, is interviewed by the Worcester Business Journal about the burden recycling facilities face with single-stream recycling.

April 30th, 2019 – MassRecycle Director Gunther Wellenstein, Solid Waste Manager for the City of Lowell, is featured in a WBZ video segment that explores the consequences of contamination in recycling.

April 10th, 2019 – MassRecycle President Gretchen Carey, the Recycling and Organics Coordinator for Republic Services, is interviewed in a Boston Globe articlethat provides suggestions for everyday reduction of plastic consumption.

April 9th, 2019 – MassRecycle Director Gunther Wellenstein, Solid Waste Manager for the City of Lowell, is interviewed in a Waste Dive article where he highlights the improvements of Lowell’s new recycling contract and how other cities can follow suit.

April 9th, 2019 – MassRecycle Director Michael Orr, Recycling Director for the City of Cambridge, is highlighted in a Wicked Local article that discusses how Cambridge is adapting to rising recycling costs.

March 19th, 2019 – MassRecycle President Gretchen Carey, the Recycling and Organics Coordinator for Republic Services, is interviewed by WBUR about the China National Sword.

November 10th, 2018 – MassRecycle President Gretchen Carey, the Recycling and Organics Coordinator for Republic Services, is interviewed by Neil Rhein, the Executive Director of Keep Massachusetts Beautiful, where she discusses how businesses and residents can improve their recycling practices.

October 11th, 2018 – MassRecycle Director Michael Orr, Recycling Director for the City of Cambridge, is interviewed by PBS about how Cambridge’s new curbside organics program works.

October 1st, 2018 – MassRecycle Director Michael Orr, Recycling Director for the City of Cambridge, is interviewed by Waste Dive about the curbside organics program recently implemented in Cambridge.

August 25th, 2018 – MassRecycle Director Michael Orr, Recycling Director for the City of Cambridge, appears in a Boston Globe article where he discusses the impacts of Cambridge’s curbside organics program.

August 10th, 2018 – MassRecycle Treasurer Phillip Goddard, Environmental Manager for the Town of Bourne, is featured on Cape Media News explaining the paint collection process at the inaugural take-back event of the Cape Cod Latex Paint Collection and Recycling Initiative.

March 31st, 2016 – MassRecycle Director Michael Orr, Recycling Director for the City of Cambridge, discusses Cambridge’s single-use plastic bag ban on WBUR.

March 3rd, 2016 – MassRecycle Director Michael Orr, Recycling Director for the City of Cambridge, is featured in a Boston Globe article about the implementation of Cambridge’s BYOB (bring your own bag) ordinance.