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2022 Environmental Sustainability Leadership Award Winners

The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) has announced its 2022 Environmental Sustainability Leadership Awards. One outstanding program and one individual were selected for awards.  In addition, five Benefactors whose commitment to NERC and sustainability have made significant regional and national contributions.  Awards were presented to the honorees in the opening session of the NERC Fall Conference:

  • Vanguard Renewables
  • Terri Goldberg
  • NERC Benefactors: Coca-Cola, Consumer Technology Association (CTA), Panasonic, Samsung, and WM

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Upcoming Virtual Events

  • Material Reuse Forum 2: Impact of Building Materials Reuse on Climate Change

Wednesday, December 7, 11:30 – 1:00 eastern, Register

  • Rubber Modified Asphalt Workshop

        Thursday, December 8, 1:00 – 4:00 eastern, Register

  • Strategies for Residential Food Waste Reduction & Composting

Tuesday, December 13, 2:00 – 3:30 eastern, Register

  • Ground Glass Pozzolans: A More Sustainable Solution for Recycled Glass & Concrete

Wednesday, December 14, 1:30 – 3:00 eastern, Register

  • Gypsum Wallboard: Problems, Recommendations, & The Current State of Recycling

Monday, January 9, 1:00 – 3:00 eastern, Register

  • Gypsum Wallboard: Opportunities to Increase Recycling 

      Tuesday, January 24, 1:30 – 3:00 eastern, Register

View descriptions of upcoming webinars here. 

Member Spotlight - Pratt Industries

New NERC Advisory Member Pratt Industries is a leader in recycling OCC. Its Pratt Industries logorecycling division helps divert more than 3 million tons of materials from landfill every year. The company’s boxes and packaging supplies are manufactured from 100% recycled materials. “Pratt’s Recycling Division employs approximately 400 team members across 18 facilities who work daily to collect, sort and transport materials recovered through the recycling efforts of businesses and households.”  Read more . . .