Pay-As-You-Throw Pays

The town of Brewster, Mass., reports that trash is down 47% with pay-as-you-throw, recycling is up, and the program saved them $51,000 last year.

http://brewster.wickedlocal.com/article/20150109/NEWS/150106701/?Start=1

Have No Fear: Pay-as-You-Throw Garbage System Works

In a guest column in the Charlotte Observer, former Worcester, Mass., Public Works Director Bob Moylan explains how pay-as-you-throw benefitted his city and how it could help Charlotte.

http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/article9251522.html#.VKwBpCvF8QE

How Cutting Trash Can Transform Our Cities

Green Is Good Radio interviews WasteZero board chair John Campbell about the company’s mission to cut trash in half across America.

http://greenisgoodradio.com/2014/12/how-cutting-trash-transform-our-cities-wastezero-john-campbell

Why Pay-as-You-Throw Trash Fees Make Good Sense

The head of the advocacy group Sustain Charlotte writes a Charlotte Observer guest column in support of pay-as-you-throw.

http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article9244388.html#.VIsS6cke4ek

Recycling Reinvented Expanding Current Mission beyond EPR to Include Supportive Policies

The advocacy group Recycling Reinvented announces it is expanding its mission to include support for pay-as-you-throw and several other policies to increase recycling.

http://www.pdf.investintech.com/preview/30352884-7961-11e4-b807-002590d31986/index.html

Cutting Trash in Half: Secure Finances With Pay-as-You-Throw

University of North Carolina Institute for the Environment Clean Tech Podcast

Cal Cunningham of WasteZero discusses how metering solid waste puts pay-as-you-throw in the “smart cities” movement.

http://www.buzzsprout.com/24731/217836-cal-cunningham-vice-president-of-government-affairs-and-general-counsel-for-waste-zero

“Pay As You Throw” Trash Programs Becoming More Popular In Massachusetts

Boston’s CBS affiliate looks at how pay-as-you-throw is helping a growing number of communities in Massachusetts.

http://boston.cbslocal.com/2014/10/17/many-mass-communities-using-pay-as-you-throw-programs/

Many Cities Reduce Waste With “Pay as You Throw” Trash Programs

Livability magazine profiles the success and popularity of pay-as-you-throw around the U.S.

http://livability.com/topics/community/many-cities-reduce-waste-pay-you-throw-trash-programs

Pay-as-You-Throw: First Year in Plymouth, Mass., Shows Solid Savings