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Feb. 2: Chelsea Zero Waste Coalition Welcome Meeting

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Sinacola for the information in this story.) Are you interested in sharing your interests, knowledge and enthusiasm for living a more environmentally friendly life?  The Chelsea Zero Waste Coalition (CZWC) invites you to a … Read more

Zero Waste Coalition at Farm to Table Event

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jean Vargas for the information and photos in this story.) The Chelsea Zero Waste Coalition (CZWC) was recently invited to the Farm to Table Event sponsored by 5 Healthy Towns and held at Robin … Read more

Zero Waste at Sounds & Sights Festival

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jean Vargas for the information and photos in this story.) The Sounds and Sights Festival planning committee invited the Chelsea Zero Waste Coalition (CZWC) to participate in this year’s festival. We set up and … Read more

Chelsea Zero Waste: what to do with old cell phones

By Christine Schultz Christine Schultz is a Chelsea High School alum (2016) and recent graduate of the University of Michigan (2020), where she studied environmental science, statistics, and German. She has a passion for the environment, especially when it comes … Read more

Zero Waste Coalition: Reducing our cell phone waste

By Christine Schultz About the author: Christine Schultz is a Chelsea High School alum (2016) and recent graduate of the University of Michigan (2020), where she studied environmental science, statistics, and German. She has a passion for the environment, especially … Read more

Zero Waste Coalition looks at the benefits of dandelions

By Sue Whitmarsh, photos by Burrill Strong. “Dear common flower, that grow’st beside the way, Fringing the dusty road with harmless gold, First pledge of blithesome May.” The dandelions and buttercups Gild all the lawn; the drowsy bee Stumbles among … Read more

Chelsea High School wins Trex Plastic film competition

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Shawn Sinacola for the information in this story.) There’s exciting news to celebrate this week of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. Chelsea High School (CHS) won the Trex Plastic Film Recycling Challenge for the … Read more