With the new year comes NERC's newest Benefactor Member: The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA). CEA has been a long-time friend and supporter of NERC and we are delighted to welcome it at this increased level of membership.
One of NERC’s primary goals when planning its events is to find facilities considered to be 'Green Hotels'. NERC’s Spring 2015 Conference will be held on April 7 -8, and we are very happy to have found two green properties in Wilmington, Delaware, for the Conference. The Conference sessions will be held at the and NERC’s Board Meeting and Conference sleeping rooms will be in the adjoining . Keep posted about the Conference in future articles. Be sure to be part of the event! For more information, contact Mary Ann Remolador, NERC’s Assistant Director & Event Planner.
The Electronic Manufacturers Recycling Management Company, or MRM as it is commonly known, assists manufacturers and consumers to divert electronic products from the waste stream and ensures that these products are recycled in an environmentally responsible manner. The organization works to develop recycling systems that are convenient for consumers and open to participation by all electronic product manufacturers.
MRM’s mission is to “bring manufacturers together into long-term relationships that help provide convenient, environmentally responsible recycling opportunities to consumers nationwide.”
MRM is unique in that it was established by manufacturers for manufacturers. The founding companies for this joint venture—Panasonic, Sharp and Toshiba—are leaders in green electronic programs and committed to the sustainable stewardship of their manufactured products. Since its initial formation in 2007, MRM has expanded its services to include 30 participating manufacturers and retailers. Read more . . .