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  • 1. Reaching Zero Waste throughGrassroots OrganizingTaryn HallweaverToxics Action Center
  • 2. I’m going to talk about a few things:• Toxics Action Center and our waste work• Don’t Waste Massachusetts and the Boston Recycling Coalition• How to set goals and make a plan for Zero Waste in your community: principles of grassroots organizing
  • 3. Toxics Action Center
  • 4. Don’t Waste Massachusetts•Overarching goal: Zero Waste plan for Massachusettsthrough Solid Waste Master Plan for 2010-2020•Other issues: •Organics regulations •Waste ban enforcement •Any regulatory changes pertaining to waste
  • 5. Boston Recycling Coalition
  • 6. Principles of Organizing for Zero Waste
  • 7. 1. Set Achievable Goals 50% in 3-5 years is a good baseline Key strategies: • Universal curbside recycling • PAYT • Yard waste collection • Education
  • 8. 2. Choose the right decision-maker
  • 9. 3. Articulate your strategy
  • 10. 4. Secure the support of your community
  • 11. 5. Build your group along the way
  • 12. 6. Escalate your campaign over time
  • 13. 7. Craft a message using the 4 Cs:Concise, Compelling, Consistent, Controls the Message PAYT: Pay As You Throw SMART: Saving Money and Reducing Trash Same program, different messaging.
  • 14. 8. Evaluate as you go
  • 15. Questions? Contact info: Taryn Hallweaver Toxics Action Center 617-747-4358taryn@toxicsaction.org