NERC’s Fall ’22 Conference
Sheraton Hartford South
Rocky Hill, Connecticut
November 2 - 3
The topics for which NERC is accepting abstracts includes:
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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 . . .
Purchasing Standards for Low Carbon Concrete - June 1, 1 eastern
Successful Glass Recycling in Rural Communities - June 6, 11 eastern
Avoiding Contamination in Food Waste Feedstock for Composting - June 14, 1 eastern
The Nuts & Bolts to Starting a Glass Recycling Program in a Rural Area - June 29, 11 eastern
Many visitors to NERC’s website are likely to have a general understanding of what 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 . . .