Call for Papers for NERC's Fall '18 Conference - Abstracts Deadline Extended to May 24th!
NERC's Fall Conference—The Future of MRFs— will be held on October 30th - 31st in Rocky Hill, Connecticut. If you are interested in submitting a session abstract, go here.
Finding Opportunity in MRF Glass Webinar
Eileen Berenyi, GAA Presentation
Ellen Martin, CLF Presentation
Herb Northrop, Aero Aggregates Presentation
Brooke Nash, MassDEP Presentation
Webinar - Effective Education Strategies for Proper Recycling - June 7
The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) and the Northeast Waste Management Officials’ Association (NEWMOA) will host a free webinar — Effective Education Strategies for Proper Recycling — June 7th at 2:00 – 3:30 PM (eastern). The purpose of this webinar is to provide insights into campaigns to educate the public about what is recyclable and what is not. The presenters will focus on the impacts of projects in a variety of municipalities, including those with multi-lingual populations.
The webinar speakers and presentations:
- Cindy Jolicoeur, Communications Consultant, C + C, with many years of experience working on recycling education campaigns will present on the key elements of effective marketing and messaging for proper recycling and lessons learned from communities with whom she has worked.
- Charlotte Ueta, Acting Manager, Waste Management Planning, Solid Waste Management Services, City of Toronto, will present on Toronto’s experience and lessons learned with proper recycling messaging and outreach in a multi-lingual community where approximately 100 languages are spoken.
- Sherill Baldwin, Sustainable Materials Management, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) will present on DEEP’s initiative to develop and implement a state-wide single list of recyclables and how it fits into their campaign to reduce contamination of the recycling streams.
For more information, contact Mary Ann Remolador, 802-254-3636.
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