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Study Shows 40 Percent of Massachusetts Waste is Disposed of in Inefficient Ways

September 13, 2022

Via: Waste360

In the state of Massachusetts, there are only 6 active landfills, all of which are expected to be at capacity by the year 2030. Investigating solutions to this problem, an organization called Zero Waste Massachusetts has found that 40% of all waste that ends up in landfills, incinerators, and litter can actually be funneled toward recycling and compost systems. In response to this discovery, they have issued a list of necessary steps to reduce all of the waste that is sent to landfills.

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