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May 14, 2019
7:00 PM
Time Details:
5/10/19 @ 11:04 AM
Town Hall, Central South
210 Central Street
Hingham, MA 02043
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Cleaner Greener Hingham Committee

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

1. DPW Liaison:
a) Updates from the Transfer Station, inc. any final numbers for 2018 waste and recycling
b) New mattress recycling and glass recycling contracts
c) Beyond the Bin link for textile recycling RDP point/update website info
d) RDP application update

2. Education and Implementation of bag bylaw
a) CGH webpage and materials to be posted
b) Hingham logo reusable bag project
c) Proposed forms for bag bylaw implementation
d) Work with school PTO Green Committees re promoting reusable bags
e) Other?

3. Community Outreach/Education
a) Spring Newsletter planning
Potential topics to date: Fruit Center’s new bag policy, HPL Technology Borrowing as Reduce strategy
b) Journal article on how Hingham’s recyclables collections being used
c) Update re Reducing waste at Taste of Hingham 5/18
d) Facebook Green Tips – review suggested topics sent by Andy A
e) Feedback re resident questions at HHW collection
f) Update re demonstration boxes at Transfer Station
g) Other?

4. Updating Committee Goals for 2019
Including Resident requests for food waste composting

5. Approval of Minutes of 4/10/19 meeting

6. Items not reasonably anticipated 48 hrs. in advance