MRRA’s Recycling and Solid Waste Conference & Trade Show

MRRA’s Recycling and Solid Waste Conference & Trade Show

For over two decades, Maine Resource Recovery Association has brought you Maine’s only integrated conference for the Recycling & Solid Waste Management Industry. This year’s 27th annual conference will be held in Rockport, Maine at The Samoset Resort on October...
FixIt Clinic – Help or Get Help with Repair

FixIt Clinic – Help or Get Help with Repair

You can help or get help anywhere in the world through Fixit Clinic’s virtual repair initiatives; there are two choices for virtual repair: 1) Get online help with repair through the always-on Global Fixers Server for 24×7 around-the-clock around-the-world...

Wayside Food Program — Private Class Event

University of Southern Maine students in Food, Power and Social Justice will be visiting Wayside Food Program to learn how food is recovered to reduce food waste and contribute to food security.  This event is closed to the public.
Plogging (Virtual) 5k Sponsored by UMaine SEAD

Plogging (Virtual) 5k Sponsored by UMaine SEAD

RUN YOUR 5K (3.1 MILES) ON YOUR OWN TIME BETWEEN 11/13 AND 11/17 AND THEN UPLOAD YOUR RESULTS TO THIS FORM BY WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH AT 8PM.   THE RULES: a) Run the FASTEST 5k you can while picking up at least 5 items of litter (spontaneously) along your...
Maine Goes Green with the Maine Celtics and ecomaine

Maine Goes Green with the Maine Celtics and ecomaine

Celebrate MAINE GOES GREEN with the Maine Celtics! Formerly the Maine Red Claws, Maine’s G-League team has gone green in its affiliation with the Celtics.  On November 14, we’re celebrating GREEN LIVING on Sunday, November 14! Join ecomaine and the Celtics...
ecomaine Recycling Facility Tour

ecomaine Recycling Facility Tour

To celebrate Maine Recycles Week, join ecomaine’s Education staff on a guided tour of ecomaine’s single-sort recycling facility!  Space is limited and reservations are required through the event link:...
Food Recovery:  Food Container Drive!

Food Recovery: Food Container Drive!

Help reduce food waste!  The University of Southern Maine Food Pantry is collecting NEW glass and plastic REUSABLE food containers.  The new food containers will be provided to clients of the USM Food Pantry.  Please drop off NEW containers to any of the 3 USM campus...
Webinar: Climate Change and Recycling

Webinar: Climate Change and Recycling

Join Abbie Webb, Casella’s Sustainability Director, for a half hour Climate and Recycling Webinar. She’ll go over the 5R’s framework and discuss how Recycling is the vital piece to addressing Climate Change and our Closed Loop Economy. Watch on...

Orono-Old Town Kiwanis Furniture and Bicycle Drive

The Orono-Old Town Kiwanis are offering drop-off times for furniture and bicycles Tuesday, November 16 from 8-12 and Wednesday, November 17 from 1-4 Drop off items at our location at 168 Forest Avenue, Orono. The following items are NOT accepted: left over yard sale...