Today, going green has gone mainstream. From hybrids to solar panels to organic fruits and vegetables, people everywhere are looking for eco-friendly options. These waste management tips will help keep the home sustainable. You’ll be helping the planet while saving a trip or two to the curb. Know the Rules of Recycling Often, people throw.. read more →

For a timely collection of waste and recycling bins, it’s essential to understand the proper location for placing the bins. Typically, bins should be placed 1/5 meters from the curb with the opening side facing the roadside. Businesses should ensure that their bins are not placed too close to other bins; they should be at.. read more →

 E.L. Harvey & Sons and SolarFlair Energy executives recently kicked-off the 1 megawatt solar installation on E.L Harvey’s 3–year-old residential recycling facility at 394 Wood St., Hopkinton.  Click here to read more   read more →

E.L. Harvey is honored to receive the 2015 C&D Recycler of the Year award. The C&D Recycler of the Year award is given annually and recognizes the individual or company that exemplifies excellence in the C&D recycling industry.  Thank you to the CDRA for recognizing us and congratulations to all the other award winners! Read the full article.. read more →

E.L. Harvey proudly accepted the Worcester Business Journal 2015 ’Best of Business Award’ in the Waste Removal Company category.  This award recognizes businesses that stand out in delivering above average services and a variety of products. Thank you Worcester Business Journal for giving businesses the chance to be nominated and thank you to everyone who voted!  E.L. Harvey was also.. read more →

In Memoriam of Robert Harvey

September 2, 2014

 It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Robert Harvey. Robert passed away on Saturday, August 30, 2014. He leaves his wife of 72 years, Jane (Williams).Harvey. He was born in Westborough, the son of Luta L. (Grimes) and Emory L. Harvey and lived there all his life. Robert graduated from Westborough.. read more →

      “Over the years E. L. Harvey & Sons has provided exceptional service to the Cisco account.  With their continued knowledge and teamwork our recycling efforts have improved greatly over the years.  Our site in Boxborough, Mass is held up as the shining example of how a successful recycling program should be run. .. read more →

E.L. Harvey & Sons Announces Opening of New Single Stream Recycling Facility E.L. Harvey & Sons, Inc. is proud to announce the opening of our new single stream recycling facility.  This new building will process up to 600 tons per day of single stream recyclables, further expanding our ability to serve our customers and community.. read more →

June 4, 2013. Reason for being recognized: Ellen Harvey, executive vice president of Westborough-based E.L. Harvey & Sons, was recently inducted into the Environmental Industry Associations’ (EIA) Hall of Fame. The EIA Hall of Fame recognizes industry leaders who over the course of more than 20 years have made significant contributions to the industry and their.. read more →

Ellen Harvey, executive vice president of E.L. Harvey & Sons based in Westborough, Mass., was inducted into the Environmental Industry Associations’ Hall of Fame at a national awards ceremony today in New Orleans. read more →