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Public Education Programs

The District promotes responsible waste management through active management programs such as yard waste composting, and through a variety of other programs.

Teachers, scout troops or anyone interested in having a resident expert in recycling, household hazardous waste or any other aspects of solid waste management should call Deane Wilson, Recycling Coordinator, at 802-775-7209. In addition, guided tours of the District’s Material Recovery Facility can also be scheduled by contacting Deane Wilson.

Business Education Programs

To help businesses with current recycling, RCSWD provides a variety of assistance.

Below are some of the ways RCSWD can help your business reduce waste!

  • Sample Environmental Purchasing Policy
  • Free Waste Assessment
  • Office Waste Reduction Tips
  • Hazardous Waste Disposal
  • Fluorescent Lamp Recycling
  • Composting at Work
  • Buy Recycled


Other opportunities to reduce waste at your business:

  • ANR Business Waste Reduction Planning Page
  • Business Case Studies
  • Reduce Junk Mail
  • Vermont Environmental Assistance Program


School Education Programs

RCSWD offers a variety of free programs to help make waste reduction projects come to life in schools. Students have a change to participate in activities focusing on the benefits of reusing, recycling, composting and other environmentally friendly habits. Our programs are tailored to any age group and include educational materials for students to share at home.

Make Recycling Fun At Your School!

Facility tours including the Materials Recovery Facility available by contacting RCSWD.