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Zero Waste Goal: Saco, Maine

Saco, Maine

The City of Saco named Zero Waste a long-term goal in order to eliminate waste and pollution. The city committed to an intermediate goal of reducing the residential waste stream by 75% by 2010.

Action(s) Taken

  • Zero Waste goals & plans

Population

19,000

Year Enacted

2007

Overview

Saco, Maine passed a resolution encouraging the pursuit of Zero Waste in the long-term. The city stated plans to study and implement Zero Waste strategies.

An intermediate goal of reducing the residential waste stream by 75% by 2010 was set in the resolution.

The city states that it is an environmental leader among Maine communities.

Downloads

Saco Zero Waste Resolution

More Information

Saco, Maine trash disposal/recycling information

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