The city will install 400 solar-powered BigBelly trash and recycling receptacles around town over the next year. And these aren’t just any waste bins. They have built-in compactors that squeeze trash so each bin can hold more garbage — and they’re going to be free for the city.
Boston to install 400 solar-powered trash cans
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