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Maplewood Environmental Advisory Committee

Maplewood is considering a new 'Pay As You Throw' system in which residents would have to buy garbage bags. (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Towns Looking At Adopting ‘Pay As You Throw’ Garbage Plan

Maplewood is proposing a new system environmentalists say is gaining popularity across the country — residents throwing garbage away in special bags they have to pay for.

10/24/2011