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Part-time Development and Outreach Coordinator About Green Newton Green Newton is a small – and growing – non-profit organization working to create sustainable solutions to environmental problems facing our city and our world, often in collaboration with city government, schools, … Read More

Energized for Action Event People Celebrating at Sunset, Newton, MA

A terrific group of Newton environmentalists and community leaders gathered at our ⚡️Energized for Action Celebration, on Saturday, November 4. It was a wonderful opportunity to connect in a festive environment at Lasell University. Thanks to all who attended! If … Read More

The electric vehicle revolution is well underway, promising a greener, more sustainable future for the automotive industry. However, despite the growing popularity of electric vehicles (EVs), several significant hurdles are obstructing their widespread adoption. At the forefront of these challenges … Read More

Starting November 1, Judy Lehrer Jacobs will be joining us as Green Newton’s first-ever Executive Director. Judy comes to us with a wealth of experience, and a true passion for the environment. She understands the urgency of the climate emergency, … Read More

When Halloween is done, here are some tips for a proper clean up: Candy wrappers are NOT recyclable. Enjoy your treat stash, then send the wrappers to the trash. When in doubt about an item’s recyclability, check RecyclingWorks Smart’s Recyclopedia … Read More

The PFAS Project Lab and PFAS-REACH are pleased to share their newly developed fact sheet about PFAS and Artificial Turf (AT). There are growing questions, concerns, and uncertainties about PFAS and AT, and this fact sheet summarizes information from academic, … Read More