What’s New? 

Melrose Mayoral Candidates Forum on Sustainability, Aug. 20 from the blog

NOT A BAN: Get the facts on the proposed plastic straw ban from the blog

Recycle Right! flyers available

Recycling Do’s and Don’ts from JRM and MassDEP

DPW issues 2019 collection/event calendar

Download calendar from the DPW website.

Learn about the new plastic bag ordinance

Second video release from Recycling Committee

See “It’s Recycling Day” on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V07iapljJqw.

Recycling Committee releases new video

See “I Don’t Recycle and I’m Proud of it” on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmToJdTtH4Q

 Recycling Survey

Fill out our Recycling Survey in less than 5 minutes to help us help you reduce your waste and recycle more!


How to dispose of everything from aluminum cans and air conditioners to plastic bags and paint…

Find everything you need to know about recycling everyday household items in our Recyclopedia here >.

Our Blog

Read our Committee members’ thoughts on innovative ways to recycle and see us in the local news