The Green Team
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection school website. Contains lessons and fact sheets that can be downloaded, along with information on how to obtain containers for school recycling, handouts and other materials at no cost.
Excellent resource for information on Massachusetts, plus links to educational resources.
A to Z Teacher Recycling Lesson Plans
Lots of downloadable educational materials for all ages.
Environmental Inquiry (EI) is a collection of ideas and resources to support high school student projects
on a wide range of topics in the environmental sciences.
American Field Guide (from PBS)
Lesson plans for grades 6-8, good integration of math and science.
EE Activities – Solid Waste
Links to activities and materials dealing with waste production and disposal, recycling, composting and
Listing of resources for developing recycling, composting, and waste reduction programs.
Links to various recycling activities.
Green Schools Program
School energy conservation ideas and educational materials.
Recycling-Related Trade Association Web Sites
Glass recycling information from the Glass Packaging Institute
Paper recycling information from the Paper Industry Association Council
Regional MA and US Recycling Groups
The Center for Ecological Technology (CET) provides recycling and waste management information for western MA.
Franklin County Solid Waste District
This public organization assists 22 towns in Franklin County with recycling and waste related issues.
RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts is a recycling assistance program that helps businesses and institutions maximize recycling, reuse, and composting opportunities.
Government Recycling Information
State of Massachusetts Consumer Recycling Information