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NERC’s Fall ’22 Conference

 Sheraton Hartford South

Rocky Hill, Connecticut

November 2 - 3

Call for Papers for NERC's Fall '22 Conference - Submission Deadline June 24

The topics for which NERC is accepting abstracts includes:

  • Food Waste Reduction
  • Reuse/Waste Reduction
  • Market Development & Support
  • Relationship Between Materials Management & Climate Change

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NERC Announces Upcoming Retirement of Executive Director

The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC), a multi-state non-profit that conducts research, hands-on projects, training, and outreach on issues associated with source reduction, recycling, composting, environ­mentally preferable purchasing, and decreasing the toxicity of the solid waste stream, has announced the planned retirement of its longstanding Executive Director, Lynn Rubinstein.  Her tenure will continue through early fall 2022.  Read more . . .

Upcoming Webinars

Purchasing Standards for Low Carbon Concrete - June 1, 1 eastern
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Successful Glass Recycling in Rural Communities - June 6, 11 eastern
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Avoiding Contamination in Food Waste Feedstock for Composting - June 14, 1 eastern
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The Nuts & Bolts to Starting a Glass Recycling Program in a Rural Area - June 29, 11 eastern
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Webinar Recordings & Presentations can be found on the NERC webinar page

Member Spotlight - Reverse Logistics Group

Many visitors to NERC’s website are likely to have a general understanding of Reverse Logistics Group logowhat is meant by the circular economy. According to proponent Ellen MacArthur Foundation, a circular economy is one designed to eliminate waste and pollution; circulate products and materials; and regenerate nature. Read more . . .