Environmental Quality Protection, Beautification

MassRecycle, Inc

aka MassRecycle or The Massachusetts Recycling Coalition   |   Boston, MA   |  www.massrecycle.org

Mission

MassRecycle is the only statewide coalition of individuals, all municipalities, industry experts, businesses, institutions and organizations dedicated to increasing waste reduction, diversion and recycling in Massachusetts. MassRecycle advocates for legislation that provides comprehensive solutions to improving waste diversion in the state. We convene stakeholders from all sectors to develop pragmatic, sustainable approaches to recycling. MassRecycle educates its community by running the largest Recycling Conference and Trade Show in the state, as well as providing timely podcasts and webinars.

Ruling year info

1991

President

Gretchen Carey

Main address

31 Milk Street 960871

Boston, MA 02109 USA

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EIN

04-3072799

Cause area (NTEE code) info

Recycling (C27)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (C01)

Environmental Education and Outdoor Survival Programs (C60)

IRS filing requirement

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Programs and results

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Our programs

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Recycling Conference & Trade Show

Recycling Conference & Trade Show is the biggest of its kind in Massachusetts. 250 participants, over 30 exhibitors. Diverse stakeholders come together to discuss real world solutions to real world issues around waste management.

Population(s) Served
General/Unspecified

The MassRecycle Podcast is hosted by Gretchen Carey, MR President (New England Recycling and Organics Coordinator for Republic Services) and Waneta Trabert, MR Vice President (Director of the Sustainable Materials Management Division, City of Newton). Waneta and Gretchen discuss hot topics in recycling, reuse, and organics diversion, as well as interviewing people who are doing great and noteworthy things in the field of sustainability in Massachusetts.

Population(s) Served
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Each year, MassRecycle celebrates the best, most creative, and most determined people working locally to make a difference by reducing, reusing, and recycling. Award Categories Individual – Presented to an individual who deserves special recognition for contributing to recycling, reuse and/or waste reduction in Massachusetts through leadership, sharing knowledge with others, or other avenues. Municipal – Presented to a municipality that has developed an outstanding municipal recycling program. Institution/University – Presented to an employee, student, educational, healthcare, government, nonprofit, or other organization or facility that has developed and is operating an outstanding recycling, reuse and/or waste reduction program. Business – Presented to a traditional business that has developed and operates an outstanding recycling/waste reduction program that increases recycling and/or reduces waste generated by their business. Public Servant – Presented to a politician or government official that has demonstrated great leadership in pushing forward waste reduction, reuse and recycling in the Commonwealth through implementation of innovative programs or legislation.

Population(s) Served
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MassPSC is a branch of MassRecycle which focuses specifically on improving products’ environmental impact in the design, production, recycling stages of product life-cycle. MassPSC promotes all forms of product stewardship. Currently, MassPSC’s principal goal is to educate and advocate for extended producer responsibility (EPR) legislation. EPR is an approach to waste reduction that incentivizes manufacturers to design products that have environmentally friendly disposal procedures at end of life.

Population(s) Served
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Where we work

Our Sustainable Development Goals

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Financials

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MassRecycle, Inc

Board of directors
as of 6/3/2020
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Board chair

Gretchen Carey

Republic Services

Gretchen Carey

Republic Services

Erin Banfield

Casella Waste Systems

Jeff Cabral

Complete Recycling Solutions

Phil Goddard

Town of Bourne - ISWM

Waneta Trabert

City of Newton

Deb Darby

Tetra Tech

Dave Afonso

Rehrig Pacific Company

Michael Orr

City of Cambridge

Gunther Wellenstein

City of Haverhill

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? Yes
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? Yes

Keywords

environment, recycling, education, advocacy, toxics, reduce, reuse, trash, garbage, paper, zero waste, sustainability, conservation, compost