Entries by The National Recycling Coalition

Bob Gedert Voted to AOR Board

View the original press release from Resource Recycling Systems January 31, 2017, Ann Arbor, Mich.  – Sustainability and recycling consultancy RRS, announced today affiliate senior consultant Bob Gedert has been voted to the Association of Ohio Recyclers (AOR) member-at-large board of directors position. Mr. Gedert recently moved back to Ohio and joined RRS to work […]

Resource Recycling Conference and National Recycling Coalition join forces to propel industry

IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2017 Contact: Jerry Powell, jpowell@resource-recycling.com, 503-233-1305 Marjorie Griek, marjie@nrcrecycles.org, 303-975-6975 Resource Recycling Conference and National Recycling Coalition join forces to propel industry Leading conference and trade group announce a strategic partnership aimed at pushing forward the evolution of municipal materials recovery in North America. The partnership kicks off with the seventh-annual […]

Sustainable Materials Management (SMM)

Reference the following SMM resources and interesting reads below: Recycling Economic Information (REI) Report, US Environmental Protection Agency This report has been “compiled through a cooperative agreement with the National Recycling Coalition, the study confirmed what many have known for decades: there are significant economic benefits in recycling.” – 2016 REI EPA Report Advancing Sustainable […]

Join us for a special event led by the NRC

Have you ever wondered how Sustainable Materials Management and the Circular Economy are relevant to recyclers? Attend the National Recycling Coalition (NRC) Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Dialog for you to do just that. We have an expert line-up of presenters, followed by a discussion among attendees about how to take these principles and turn them into action. […]

Murray J. Fox, The “Johnny Appleseed” of U.S. Recycling

About the Author:  Neil Seldman, Ph.D., co-founded the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and serves as Senior Staff of the Waste to Wealth Initiative. He specializes in helping cities and counties recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy  through new processing and manufacturing facilities.  Neil also serves […]