N E W S
MARKET FOR RECYCLING PLASTIC BAGS?
CHECK OUT SOME NEW STUFF IN THE PIPELINE AT SELECTMEN
Grozinger sitting in on Sustainability Committee for Selectmen -
proposed motion to have Town Administrator pursue these measures with
Town Attorney. passes
(PLASTIC) BAG BAN
Click here for our report on Selectmen's Meeting/Public Hearings October 4, 2018.
And how about regional impact here: https://www.thehour.com/news/article/Norwalk-council-committee-to-discuss-plastic-bag-13309058.php
How to implement it? MINUTES NOW POSTED!!! Thank you!!!
From the Norwalk HOUR article 10-18-18 on "Ordinance Committee" meeting:
Norwalk HOUR report of Council question below, left. Enforcement easy in Weston Center's few shops and one supermarket.
- In Weston we don't have this Norwalk perceived "problem"... since our Ordinance just approved only
applies to the seven (7) "retail" stores at Weston Center.
- In Weston
enforcement is done like Arthur Miller (who may have lived in Weston - or was that only Marilyn who did?) described in "The Crucible."
A C T I O N
it is time to actually do something!
Welcome to our newest sub-page. It has evolved out of the "Sustainability Study 2012" page.
We have inaugurated it, inspired by a seemingly willing PPP group - it makes sense now.
Please read closely an article in The Norwalk HOUR Tuesday, October 16, 2018: https://www.thehour.com/news/article/Norwalk-council-committee-to-discuss-plastic-bag-13309058.php
Previously, Norwalk's progress: https://www.thehour.com/news/texas/article/Market-forces-put-America-s-recycling-industry-in-13294803.php
What does About Town know about the subject? Would you believe
that we have been knowledgeable about junkyards - the "secondary
materials industry" since @1966? After this, we applied out
newfound understanding to the non-ferrous secondary materials industry
inparticular, in Jersey City, N.J.