Massachusetts Blog Posts

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Hope in the Face of Turmoil

December 14, 2021

With your help, we can continue to charge forward together towards this healthier tomorrow.

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PFAS: A Whopper of a Problem

November 15, 2021

Public awareness of the dangers of PFAS chemicals (polyfluoroalkyl substances) has exploded in recent years.

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Up in Smoke

November 15, 2021

On Tuesday, October 26th the Zero Waste Massachusetts coalition hosted a webinar on incineration in Massachusetts.

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One step closer to energy equity at work and at home

November 10, 2021

Last week the MA Energy Efficiency Advisory Council* voted on the resolution for its 2022-2024 plan.

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What will Zero Waste look like in the City of Boston?

October 12, 2021

These days, there’s a lot of talk about zero waste, but what does it really mean? When we envision our average Joe going zero waste we think of mason jars, composting bins, and the elimination of single use products. But how about when a whole city goes zero waste?

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Boston’s Building Emissions Reduction and Disclosure Ordinance and the Path Towards Equity in Environmental Law

October 12, 2021

Good news! Last week, the Boston City Council unanimously voted for the Building Emissions Reduction and Disclosure Ordinance to become law.