SWWCSWMD will lend free recycling containers plus one bag per container, to make your next local event near zero-waste. (For short-term events only. If you need containers for extended use, please consider purchasing them.)
What to do:
Call 674-9235 to reserve containers. Requests are fulfilled on a first-come, first-reserved basis.
Pick up the bins at SWWCSWMD administrative offices (38 Ascutney Park Road, Ascutney).
Provide a clearly labeled recycling and composting bin (if used) next to every trash can.
Keep track of the number of bags of trash, recycling and compostables collected.
Dispose of recyclables and compostables appropriately.
Return containers to SWWCSWMD and report event attendance and waste produced so we can track how much material this program keeps out of our landfills.
ClearStream recycling system for bottles and cans.
The after-party: disposal:
Options for disposing of your event recycling, food scraps, and trash: