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News & Updates

Newton Environmental Affairs will be hosting a table at the Newton Free Library once each week during the month of June! View the tabling schedule for specific times and dates. Stop by to ask questions, pick up educational materials, and learn more about your trash and recycling services. 

View Newton's new Responsible Sharps Disposal Brochure to find out how to get rid of your household sharps the right way. 

View the Newton Sustainable Materials Management Framework Report to learn about Newton's policies and programs, as well as recommendations for improvement. 

Newton did not participate in a community rain barrel program this year; however, residents still have the option to purchase a rain barrel

Yard Waste Collection in 2017 will begin the week of March 27 and end December 8, weather permitting.

Smaller, easier to manage 35 gallon carts are available to residents who produce less trash and recyclables. Please contact customer service at 617-796-1000.


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