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NERC Events

The Northeast Recycling Council, Inc. (NERC) holds two events each year in March/April and October/November. 

NERC's Fall 2019 Conference will be held on October 29 - 30 in Providence, Rhode Island. 

NERC's events are designed to provide attendees with the opportunity to learn, share ideas, discuss the issues, and network with others. The events are focused on the most timely topics in the source reduction, reuse, recycling, composting, and green purchasing industry sectors.

Some of the attendees include: agency commissioners, environmental officials, chief executive officers and executive directors, recycling and materials  managers; VPs of global packaging sustainability, regional sales managers, VPs of technical & regulatory affairs, chief sustainability officers, operations managers, students, and more.

Each of NERC's semi-annual events includes a Board of Directors meeting.

Fall '19 Conference Agenda

The agenda for NERC's Fall 2019 Conference is available here

Fall '19 Attendee List 

NERC's Conferences attract a wide variety of attendees, including: federal, state, and municipal governments;  industry—haulers, MRFs, processors, and manufacturers;  recycling trade associations; non-profit organizations; consultants; and colleges and universities. 

Student Scholarships

NERC has awarded two student scholarships for its Fall '19 Conference.  


The online registration for NERC's Fall 2019 Conference is available here

Venue & Sleeping Room Block

NERC's Fall 2019 Conference will be held at the Graduate Providence in Providence, Rhode Island. For more information, go here.

Sponsorship Opportunities

NERC offers different sponsorship levels for its events. For more information, go here.

Available Exhibit Space

There is available exhibitor space at NERC's Conferences. For more information, go here.

Conference & Workshop Presentations

PowerPoint presentations, event agendas, and resource lists from each event are free and are kept at Conference and Workshop Presentations. The presentations and agenda from NERC's Spring '19 Conference are available here