Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Stop and think before you buy and before you throw away! Almost everything can be reused by someone or recycled. Learn about the ways to reduce your trash to almost nothing!

Local

For recycling options in Lexington.

Lexington DPW town services plus questions & answers:
http://www.lexingtonma.gov/dpw/environmentalservices.cfm

To give away and receive free recycled goods, join the Yahoo  group Freecycle_Lexington or the group for your town.

State
For 3-Rs information specific to Massachusetts.

MA State government site: www.mass.gov/dep/recycle/reducere.htm

MASSpirg:  www.masspirg.org/issues/reduce-reuse-recycle

General
These sites have general information and tips about the 3-Rs plus links to many local recycling options.

EPA: http://www.epa.gov/osw/conserve/rrr/recycle.htm

Earth911: http://earth911.com/recycling

Natural Resource Defense Council: http://www.nrdc.org/thisgreenlife/0802.asp