Solid Waste and RecyclingWebinarPublication Date: Oct 17, 2022

This webinar reviews the state and local impacts of bans on the disposal of mattresses, box springs and textiles, and lower thresholds for food waste.

• John Fischer, Deputy Division Director, Solid Waste, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
• Waneta Trabert, Sustainable Materials Management Director, Newton
• David Lane, Public Works Director, Danvers
• Rep. Michelle Ciccolo, Member, Joint Committee on Environment and Natural Resources
• Dave Koffman, MMA Legislative Director (Moderator)
• Josie Ahlberg, MMA Legislative Analyst (Moderator)

2030 Solid Waste Master Plan and Waste Ban Regulations – MassDEP (870K PDF)
Mattress Recycling Program – town of Danvers (235K PDF)
Presentation by Rep. Michelle Ciccolo (2.3M PDF)
Mattress Recycling and Solid Waste Solutions – city of Newton (175K PDF)