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Press Release: Center for EcoTechnology Wins 2017 Rathmann Challenge for Pioneering and Expanding Commercial Composting in the Northeast

By |2017-11-02T15:07:51-04:00November 1st, 2017|Composting, Press Release|

Contact:  John Majercak, President, Center for EcoTechnology, 413.586.7350 extension 228; john.majercak@cetonline.org Lorenzo Macaluso, Client Services Director, Center for EcoTechnology, 413.218.1543 (cell); lorenzo.macaluso@cetonline.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Center for EcoTechnology Wins 2017 Rathmann Challenge for Pioneering and Expanding Commercial Composting in the Northeast CET Receives the Top Honor and $300,000 Funding Opportunity November 1, 2017 – Northampton,

Peter Hofman Earns Center for EcoTechnology’s Local Environmental Leadership Award

By |2017-05-31T15:15:33-04:00May 18th, 2017|Alan and Laura Award, Press Release, Recycling, Sustainability, Volunteer, Waste Diversion|

      *For Immediate Release* Contact: John Majercak, Center for EcoTechnology President, 413-586-7350 x228 Peter Hofman Earns Center for EcoTechnology’s Local Environmental Leadership Award Lee Resident Receives 2017 Alan Silverstein and Laura Dubester Award for Community Environmental Leadership   5/18/17 Pittsfield, MA – Peter Hofman, chair of the Town of Lee Greener Gateways Committee,

Press Release: New Federal Funding to Help MFEP

By |2017-01-10T17:08:51-05:00January 6th, 2017|Energy Efficiency, Energy Savings, Farm Energy, Green for Business, Press Release, Renewable Energy|

Primary Contact: Lorenzo Macaluso 413.218.1543 | Lorenzo.macaluso@cetonline.org Secondary Contact: Emily Susan Gaylord, Marketing Manager 413.687.2132 (cell) | emily.gaylord@cetonline.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: New federal funding to help Mass. farms save energy and reduce operating costs USDA funds support existing state and public utility funding through the Mass. Farm Energy Program   Farms and rural small

Food Waste Initiative Creates Jobs in Massachusetts

By |2016-12-28T16:40:29-05:00December 23rd, 2016|Articles, Climate Change, Composting, Energy Efficiency, Energy Savings, Food Donation, Food Waste, Go Green, Green for Business, Green for Homes, Health & Safety, Local green power, Press Release, Recycling, RecyclingWorks, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Waste Diversion|

To help businesses and institutions maximize recycling, reuse, and composting opportunities, the Center for EcoTechnology administers a program called  RecyclingWorksMA for the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection. The agency has just released a report highlighting the economic benefits in Massachusetts of food waste reduction initiatives. The following post, with a link to the report, was originally posted

Federal Funds for Diversion of Food Waste in Connecticut

By |2016-11-22T16:55:18-05:00November 21st, 2016|Composting, Food Donation, Food Waste, Green for Business, Local green power, Press Release, Recycling, Sustainability, Waste Diversion|

    November 18, 2016 For Further Information: Lorenzo Macaluso, CET, 413-218-1543 Dennis Schain, DEEP, 860-424-3110   Federal Funds for Diversion of Food Waste Will Help Reduce Volume of Trash Increase food donations is one of focuses – especially at holiday time For many people in Connecticut, Thanksgiving is a time of family gatherings and