THE GREEN TEAM 2018-2019 Highlights

By |2019-09-16T16:44:14-04:00September 16th, 2019|Education, GREEN TEAM, Outreach, Uncategorized, Waste Diversion, Zero Waste|

School is back in session and so is THE GREEN TEAM. Registration for the 2019-2020 school year is now open! If you are a Massachusetts student, teacher, or parent interested in school programs that foster environmental and sustainable learning for all ages, GREEN TEAM registration may be the perfect opportunity! This environmental school program can

Fourth Annual EcoBuilding Bash!

By |2019-05-03T15:08:05-04:00May 3rd, 2019|EcoBuilding Bargains, Uncategorized|

EcoBuilding Bargains is hosting its fourth annual EcoBuilding Bash on Saturday, May 11th, from 12:00PM-4:00PM! This is a free and family-friendly event to celebrate our customers. This year, the Bash will focus on the reuse movement, upcycling techniques, and how to use reclaimed building materials effectively. We also want to provide our customers with the

Eco-Friendly Cleaning

By |2019-04-07T14:09:28-04:00March 27th, 2019|Green for Homes, Sustainability, Uncategorized|

We can finally look forward to warm temperatures because spring is here! For many, the blossoming of flowers and the budding of trees renew our dedication to cleanse our homes of all the dirt, dust, and any other debris we’ve accumulated during the winter. There are several cheap and sustainable alternatives for household cleaning, which

2010 – Present

By |2019-08-08T15:34:55-04:00March 26th, 2019|History, Uncategorized|

Growing awareness of climate change; state energy goals skyrocket; wasted food becomes a major regional and national issue; upcycling becomes stylish; CET undergoes a statewide and regional expansion EcoBuilding Bargains expanded to a much larger facility to become the largest store of its type in New England A deep energy retrofit of the new location

2000s

By |2019-03-26T14:59:24-04:00March 26th, 2019|History, Uncategorized|

Some increased public awareness about climate change; MA Global Warming Solutions Act and Green Communities Act enacted, MA became a national leader in investment in efficiency and renewable energy; Mass DEP expanded waste bans/recycling programs; CET became a Massachusetts leader in building consumer awareness, acceptance and demand for energy efficiency and renewable energy Helped address