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This article from Sustainable City Network details the efforts by several Massachusetts towns to begin curbside composting and pickup at residences. In each case, the success of the program has depended on cooperation between community groups, haulers as well as state and local government.

Remember that the upcoming Commercial Organics Waste Ban applies only to large commercial and institutional food waste generators who produce more than one ton of food each week.  If your organization is part of that group or if you simply want to learn more about responsible recycling and composting, RecyclingWorks is here to help!  Contact our hotline to speak to one of our in-house experts. Call (888) 254-5525 or email  You can also visit our WasteWise page to learn about the upcoming Commercial Food Waste Vendor Fair and register as a vendor or attendee.