Zero Waste Successes

June 2018: 48 restaurants, cafes and caterers signed a Sustainable MDI pledge to replace single-use plastic and polystyrene, and compost food and compostable restaurant ware

April 2018: Through educational workshops, inspired the formation of a citizen group, and town sub-groups, who seek to ban the use of single-use plastic bags and polystyrene on MDI

November 2016: Over 40 residents attended Zero Waste Community Planning workshops

April 2016: Held Bar Harbor public info meeting on Pay as You Throw MSW proposal

Jan 2016: Sponsored organic, zero waste dinner at launch event for over 200 people