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Save the Date for NERC’s Fall Event on Glass Markets—November 9 - 10

NERC’s Fall 2015 Event  will focus on glass and glass markets and will take place November 9 - 10, in Providence, Rhode Island.  Be sure to mark your calendar so you don’t miss it.  More details about the event agenda and registration will be posted in July on NERC’s website.

 Workshop contact:  Mary Ann Remolador, NERC’s Assistant Director.

Member Spotlight - National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA)

The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) became a Sustaining Member with  the Northeast Recycling Council in 2014.  ThouNWRA logogh this relationship is just starting, NWRA has a long history of working with hundreds of businesses and organizations throughout the United States.  NWRA is the trade association representing private-sector U.S. waste and recycling companies, as well as the manufacturers and service providers that do business with those companies.  Association members operate in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.  NWRA provides leadership, advocacy, research, education and safety expertise to promote North American waste and recycling industries, promotes the concept of “Environmentalists. Every day.”  Read more . . .


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NERC's listserv for Advancing Organics Management in the Northeast 

This unique listserv is an opportunity to share information about what’s happening with organics management. It is open to anyone interested in advancing organics diversion in the Northeast.  Learn more at the Organics Listserv website.

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Toxics in Packaging Clearinghouse (TPCH)

TPCH supports the implementation of toxics in packaging laws and the reduction of heavy metals in the waste stream on behalf of its member states.
Learn more at the TPCH website


The State Electronics Challenge (SEC)

The SEC encourages state, regional, and local governments to purchase greener computers, reduce the impacts of computer use, and manage obsolete computers in an environmentally safe way.
Learn more at the SEC website


Electronics Recycling Coordination Clearinghouse (ERCC)

ERCC provides a forum for information exchange among state agencies implementing electronics recycling laws and all impacted stakeholders.
Learn more at the ERCC website


NERC’s Environmentally Preferable Products Procurement Listserv (EPPnet)

EPPnet links federal, state, and local environmental officials, and private procurement specialists charged with purchasing green products and services and developing policies for the procurement of these products.
Learn more here