What’s New? 

Melrose Mayoral Candidates Forum on Sustainability, Aug. 20

Details on the MRC blog page

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

Melrose Enacts Plastic Bag Ban

For details, visit the Melrose Recycling Committee’s blog page

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





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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 by clicking here.

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Thoughts from the Committee 

Read our Committee members’ thoughts on innovative ways to recycle and see us in the news by clicking here.