[act-ma] 10/1 Zero Waste: Advocates and Activists Workshop
joelwool at gmail.com
Sun Sep 23 06:33:12 PDT 2012
With Boston at a 17% recycling rate, ever wondered how San Francisco
manages to divert 75% of their discards to reuse, recycling, and
Clean Water Action invites YOU to a Zero Waste planning event for
residents, activists and advocates. It costs zero dollars to attend, and
you will waste no time whatsoever!
Join us on Monday, October 1, 2012 from 1:00-3:30 p.m. at the Community
Church of Boston (565 Boylston St., near Copley Sq.) Clean Water Action
will host a Zero Waste event for residents and others interested in
reducing the amount of waste going to transfer
stations, landfills, and incinerators. Download a flyer here:
Special guests: Ruth Abbe, Gary Liss, and Ric Anthony (brilliant planners)
from California; Lynne Pledger from Clean Water Action, Massachusetts; a
panel of Massachusetts residents—and YOU.
Community Church of Boston, 565 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116. Cost:
$0. Please RSVP to Lynne Pledger to reserve your seat:
lpledger at cleanwater.org.
Visit this link to see an update from Clean Water Action and Alternatives
for Community and Environment (ACE) on zero waste efforts across MA:
http://bit.ly/PezgWp. To learn more about Clean Water Action (& CWA
Massachusetts), visit CleanWater.org, Facebook.com/CleanWaterMA, or
10/2 EPA-hosted Muni Waste gathering: A second event, hosted by the EPA,
will be held for municipal officials on Tuesday, October 2, 2012: 9:00-5:00
-- Municipal Officials Only. Don't worry, activists: the same presenters
will be at your event.
The all-day meeting for officials is sponsored by US EPA and will be held
in Chelmsford, MA, Randolph Center VT, and Hartford, CT, all on Tuesday
October 2, 2012. Ask your town officials to contact Jeri at
weiss.jeri at epa.gov. Cost: $0.
Clean Water Action is a one million member organization of diverse people
and groups joined together to protect our environment, health, economic
well-being and community quality of life. Our goals include clean, safe and
affordable water; prevention of health threatening pollution; creation of
environmentally safe jobs and businesses; and empowerment of people to make
democracy work. Clean Water Action organizes strong grassroots groups and
coalitions and campaigns to elect environmental candidates and solve
environmental and community problems.
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