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20th Annual Recycling Awards (03/02/2015)
Congratulations to the Finalists for the 20th Annual Recycling Awards! The MassRecycle Board of Directors reviewed all submitted nominations and selected the finalists. It was not easy! Some categories were differentiated by mere fractions of a point! All the nominees should be proud of their work and try again next year. But now it is YOUR turn to vote and select the winners for the 20th Annual Recycling Awards! Be sure to tell your friends and associates to vote and also visit our Facebook page for additional chances to vote!

EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants (03/02/2015)
WASHINGTON -- As part of President Obama's Climate Action Plan, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is increasing the options for refrigerants used in various kinds of refrigeration and air conditioning equipment in the United States that offer better climate protection without harming the ozone layer. This final action addresses refrigerants under the Climate Action Plan that calls on EPA's Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) Program to identify and approve additional climate-friendly chemicals.

How to Reduce the Toxic Impact of Your Ex-Smartphone (02/19/2015)
With so many new smartphones and electronics being purchased, are users disposing of their older devices properly?

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