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Building a Diverse Materials Management Workforce: Recruitment, Hiring & Retention

April 3 - 4, 2023

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Upcoming Virtual Events

Material Reuse Forum 3:  Measuring Economic Impacts of Reuse
April 11, 2:00 - 3:30 eastern

EPR for Packaging & Bottle Bill Programs: How Can They Coexist?
April 13, 2:00 - 3:30 eastern

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Amongst the doom and gloom in much of today’s media concerning plastics recycling, there stands a success story in new NERC Advisory Member Advanced Drainage Systems (ADS). Headquartered in Ohio, ADS’s 3,500 field employees manufacture storm water and onsite septic wastewater solutions; more than 10 billion feet of ADS pipe are in service around the world. The company’s water management solutions are designed to last for decades. Read more.