Environmental Affairs

News ImageVolunteer with NewtonRecycles and Green Decade!
May 20, 2014  The Department of Public Works, in collaboration with Green Decade Newton, is seeking volunteers to walk around Newton’s neighborhoods, while adhering “recycling education stickers” onto all residential green bins during the spring and summer months.
Medication Take Back Day
September 12, 2014  The Newton Police Dept, along with the Newton Health and Human Services Department and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, will host a medication take back day on Saturday, September 27 from 10am to 2pm.

Updated Schedule for Electronics Recycling Drop-offs

A How-To Guide to Recycling Plastics

Trash and Recycling Delays
Holiday Recycling e-news now available