Pay-as-You-Throw Reduces Sandwich, Mass., Trash Flow, Increases Recycling

$1.50 Trash Bags Reduce Worcester’s Waste

Save Money and Reduce Trash: New Waste Collection System in Plymouth, Mass., Earning its Way

An article details the success of pay-as-you-throw at the program’s three-month mark.

http://www.wickedlocal.com/article/20131019/NEWS/310199893

When Residents Pay to Throw, Towns Save Money on Trash

Pay-As-You-Throw Program Yields Results

Recycling Today reports on the success of pay-as-you-throw in Grafton, Mass., at the program’s three-year anniversary.

http://www.recyclingtoday.com/payt-grafton-wastezero.aspx

 

Bags Cut Waste, Save City $1M

Gloucester, Mass., Mayor Carolyn Kirk speaks about the money that pay-as-you-throw has saved her city.

http://www.gloucestertimes.com/news/local_news/bags-cut-waste-save-city-m/article_7c0ce88c-0c1d-5494-a4ec-20f8fb7f616e.html

Pay-as-You-Throw Deemed Successful in its First Year

Sandwich, Mass., reduced its solid waste tonnage by 42% and saved $120,000 in disposal costs in the first year of its pay-as-you-throw program.

http://www.wickedlocal.com/x1298141714/-Pay-as-you-throw-deemed-successful-in-its-first-year#axzz26M7Nwjff