With tight municipal budgets and landfills filling up, 40% of Massachusetts communities are doing it, and yours could be next.
Discover ways to reuse plastic items around your home that may also save you money and teach your children how to be resourceful.
Whenever you buy a new smartphone, you may end up leaving your old one in a drawer but now there is a new option that can actually make you money.
It’s annoying to have that one bottle rejected from the machine because it wasn’t the right type.
The town of Saugus plans to start cracking down on trash pickers who go through residents’ recycle bins on trash day.
The Environmental Protection Agency is praising the National Hockey League, the Boston Bruins and the New Jersey Devils for successful food recycling efforts.
Environmentalists are concerned with the number of cups being tossed in the trash. A lot of plastic is not being recycled.
Your article on the bottle return made me wonder about the motor oil return policy. -Roland, Plainville
Bills to update and expand the deposit fees to include juices, sports drinks and water will get a hearing on Beacon Hill Wednesday.
Maine’s attorney general said a Gloucester lobsterman is facing serious charges for recycling cans and bottles in Maine.