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Laura Alves

Zero Waste Coordinator

In line with the Zero Waste Boston plan, Laura works to implement programs and policies to reduce the generation of solid waste and increase the rate of reuse, recycling, and composting in Boston, with a focus on Boston’s public schools.

Before entering the public sector, Laura worked in corporate sustainability and contracted with for profit, nonprofit, and consulting groups largely focused on food and food systems. She holds a Bachelor of Industrial Design degree from Syracuse University.