Information for Meeting of Recycling/Solid Waste Committee
Tuesday December 6, 2022 7 PM EST

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Town:Shutesbury, MA 
Board:Recycling/Solid Waste Committee
Time:Tuesday December 6, 2022 7 PM EST
Location:* Virtual Meeting

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Meeting ID: 837 9612 7131
Passcode: 509492
Phone: +1 646 558 8656

RSWC Members:	Gary Bernhard – Recycling Coordinator, Meryl Ann Mandell – Chair, Gail Fleischaker, Mary Glavin, Marla Killough, Tim Logan, Steve Rice, Andrea Rogers, Peg Ross.

Invited Guests:	Barbara Bigelow, Sharon Raymond

1.	Welcome – Introduction of potential new members
2.	Approval of Minutes – August 30, 2022 meeting
3.	Old  Business – Action Items from 3/29/22 meeting
4.	Discuss MassRecycle Rebuttal to NPR Article – post to website? - All
5.	Discussion of TerraCycle Boxes – All
6.	Update on Textile & Mattress Collection Programs - Gary
7.	Resident Request to move Textile Bin
8.     Other

Action Items from 3/29/22 Meeting
A - Gary will continue to explore mattress recycle options and the possibility of getting 3-4 towns to work together on mattress and textile disposal/recycle options. 
B – Gary will contact Triple T (a composting company), possibly others, re. setting up a school recycling program. Gary will get the specifics and send out an email with his findings. Meryl (or possibly Tim?), depending on Gary’s findings, will arrange a meeting with the school principal.
D– Gail will make a laminated sign to put on the textiles bin as a reminder that items are to be clean and bagged
E – Gary or Meryl will check bag inventory in January to make sure we still have a  sufficient supply.  
F - Gary will email us bout upcoming, informative Zoom programs by Susan Waite, DEP Regional Coordinator.
G – Meryl to submit Mary and Andrea’s names to the Board of Selectmen for approval for them to join the RSWC.
Scheduled By:Meryl Mandell
Posted At:Nov 15, 2022 5:17 PM EST
Last Modified:Dec 2, 2022 11:06 AM EST
Minutes:Minutes are on record with the Town Clerk's office
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221206 RSWC mins.pdf  (download) 38 Kb Apr 21, 2023 2:14 PM EDT

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