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Wed, 18 Apr 2018 8:44:30 EDT

By Avery Cross, Green Business Fellow According to the EPA, approximately 8.5 million tons of furniture waste is sent to landfills each year, even though many of these items are still usable, either as parts or as a whole. With limited landfill capacity – that’s an incredible waste of space! Additionally, throwing out furniture for disposal demands more […]

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Tue, 3 Apr 2018 12:37:42 EDT

By Willow Cohn, Community Outreach and Education Fellow Have you been wondering what events to attend to celebrate Earth Month? Well, wonder no more! CET’s Outreach Team will be attending these great events below. We will be discussing many of our programs including: how to go green with a no-cost home energy assessment, how to […]

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Thu, 29 Mar 2018 18:01:57 EDT

Creative Reuse Project: Transform your Magazines! By: Shelby Kuenzli, Digital Marketing EcoFellow According to the EPA, roughly 350 million magazines are printed every year. However, only about 33% of paper products are recycled! Recycling magazines is a great way to reduce waste, however, you can also use them for many other purposes! Recently, we turned old magazines […]

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Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:35:53 EDT

By Morgan O’Connor, Marketing & High Performance Building EcoFellow Zero Waste is a movement to reduce the amount one consumes and consequently throws away. Adopting a Zero Waste lifestyle is one of the most sustainable ways of living. Zero Waste lifestyle choices influence all environmental areas by preventing resource extraction, reducing the amount of materials […]

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Tue, 20 Mar 2018 7:56:17 EDT

We are thrilled to launch our newest resource: Wasted Food Solutions. This website gives businesses, service providers, and policy makers access to the resources they need to address one of our biggest challenges: wasted food. CET acts as a catalyst to accelerate the development of a vibrant marketplace to divert wasted food from the commercial […]

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Tue, 6 Mar 2018 16:57:59 EST

The Massachusetts Farm Energy Program (MFEP) is a joint project of the Center for EcoTechnology and the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) that offers a range of services to Massachusetts farms to help them reduce energy use and produce renewable energy. Staff from the MFEP recently hosted a webinar on the USDA’s Rural Energy […]

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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:23:27 EST

By Jorge Guarin, Outreach and Education EcoFellow The Library of Things movement has a single objective; continuing and expanding the work libraries have done for hundreds of years to provide open access to resources. The concept is quite simple: established libraries or other organizations offer the community easy access to a variety of tools, equipment, […]

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Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:37:00 EST

by Willow Cohn, Outreach & Education EcoFellow  The Center for EcoTechnology is known for sharing information on the most efficient and cost-effective technologies available! This month, we celebrate Black History Month by honoring a brilliant engineer and inventor, Lewis Latimer, who invented new technology improving the lightbulb and led the way to a brighter future. […]

The post Celebrate Black History Month: The Progression of the Lightbulb! appeared first on Center for EcoTechnology.


Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:28:14 EST

Hola! My name is Jorge Guarin, and I am an EcoFellow at the Center for EcoTechnology. Most of my time at CET has been focused on community outreach and education; however, I have had the chance to be involved in a variety of projects. I graduated from The State University of New York, College of […]

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Fri, 9 Feb 2018 14:47:47 EST

Hello! My name is Willow Cohn, and I am an EcoFellow at the Center for EcoTechnology. My primary role at CET focuses on Community Outreach and Education. In addition, I have had the opportunity to cross-train in many areas at CET including high performance building, food waste reduction, building science, and marketing. I am a […]

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