MassDEP Solid Waste Advisory Committee

This stakeholder group provides input to MassDEP on solid waste regulations, policies, and programs.

The Solid Waste Advisory Committee (SWAC) has 28 members who meet quarterly.

Agenda & Meeting Information

The next virtual SWAC meeting will be held:

Thursday, April 25, 2024
10:00 a.m.
Via webinar

The meeting will feature presentations from recent recipients of the MassDEP Recycling and Reuse Business Development Grant and MassDEP Reduce, Reuse, Repair Micro-Grant, as well as program updates and Q&A. 


10:00 – Welcome and MassDEP updates (Sean Sylver)
10:30 – Presentation: Helpsy (Lisa Sciannella) - Textile Collection and Resale 
10:45 – Presentation: HandUp (Erik Dyson) - Mattress Resale and Recycling 
11:00 – Presentation: Computers 4 People (Dylan Zajac) – Electronics Refurbishing 
10:15 – Presentation: Recirclable (Margie Bell) – Reusable Foodware Containers 
11:30 – Presentation: Urban Missionaries of Hope (Walter Doyle) – The Little Store Thrift Shop 
11:45 – Open Discussion 
12:00 – Adjourn

If you are interested in attending, please register here.

Registrants will receive a confirmation email with a link to attend the meeting.

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