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April 2, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Public Health Building - Library Meeting Room
11 Pierce St
Brookline, MA 02445
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Solid Waste Advisory Committee Meeting Health Center Library Room

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Brookline Solid Waste Advisory Committee

Meeting Agenda

April 2, 2019


Public Health Building

11 Pierce Street


6:30 PM           Welcome/Introductions. Review the minutes from 3/5/19

 6:35 PM           Discussion with Matt Gillis, Brookline Schools Director of Operations, about the challenges of introducing food waste separation into the schools: finances, personnel, protocols, monitoring, responsibility,etc.

7:00 PM           DPW Report - Tom Segear

                    • Tonnages for March 2019

• Cart switching update

                     • DPW Sanitation Guidelines brochure status

• Report about MassRecycle Conference 

• Discussion about the state of trash and recycling in Massachusetts and nationwide orIf Casella recyclables are not going to a WTE facility, where are they going? 

• Field trip to Needham or Lexington organic facilities?


7:25 PM           Other business










SWAC Meetings/Minutes Rotation – Updated as of 2/28/19


John D. – 3/19

Mary – 4/19

Clint – 5/19

Susan – 6/19

John S. – 7/19

Kathleen – 8/19

Deane – 9/19