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NERC’s Fall Event a Virtual Conference—October 20 - 22

NERC's Fall event is a Virtual Conference—The Changing Face of Recycling: Finding New Solutions.  The Conference will be held from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. on October 20 – 22.  Please mark your calendars now so you don’t miss it! All registrations from NERC's Spring 2020 Conference will automatically be transferred to the Fall 2020 event.  

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NERC to Hold Northeast Glass Virtual Forum – September 1 – 2

Recycled non-bottle bill glass will be the focus of the Northeast Glass Forum.  This virtual event will be held from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. on September 1 - 2.  The Forum will focus on glass market issues specific to the Northeast with glass professionals, glass processors, and glass product manufacturers.

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Become an Inaugural Sponsor of NERC's Ever Expanding Webinar Series

With the switch to virtual events and meetings, it has become even more challenging for many to make their companies and initiatives visible and accessible.

NERC is offering a new opportunity to be recognized and in front of a national audience of interested consumers: The NERC Webinar Series Sponsorship Program. For more information, contact Lynn Rubinstein, Executive Director.

Using Recycled Content in Infrastructure Workshop Rescheduled to November 17, 2020

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Upcoming Webinars

  • Introduction to the Government Recycling Demand Champion Program, September 9, 2 pm eastern - Register here
  • State & Local Laws Mandating Minimum Recycled Content, September 24, 2 pm eastern - Register here
  • Voluntary Initiatives Driving the Use of Minimum Recycled Content in Products & Packaging, October 6, 2 pm eastern - Register here
  • Introduction to the Government Recycling Demand Champion Program, November 5, 2 pm eastern - Register here
  • Should Munis Get Back in the MRF Game?, November 12, 1:30 p.m. eastern - Register Here

Member Spotlight -Sonoco Recycling

Operating more than 40 recycling facilities globally, new NERC Advisory Member Sonoco Recycling collects 2.8 million tons of paper, plastic, metal and other materials in more than 20 locations across the United States each year.

The success of the business can be discerned by the fact that more than 65% of material received by Sonoco Recycling goes directly back to Sonoco manufacturing to produce packaging. Read more . . .