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NERC Events

The Northeast Recycling Council, Inc. (NERC) holds two events each year in March/April and October/November. NERC will be celebrating its 30th Anniversary at the Fall 2017 Conference—Recycling Tomorrow 30 Years Later—November 13 - 14, Amherst, Massachusetts.

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.

Attendees include: businesses; federal, state, and municipal environmental officials; recycling trade associations; municipal recycling coordinators and facility operators; school and university recycling coordinators; environmental consultants and non-profit organizations; and public and private sector sustainability coordinators.

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

Fall 2017 Conference Agenda

The agenda for NERC's Fall 2017 Conference & 30th Anniversary celebration is available here.


NERC offers online registration for its events.  The registration for NERC's Fall 2017 Conference & 30th Anniversary celebration is available here.

Lodging & Transportation

NERC's Fall 2017 Conference & 30th Anniversary celebration will be held at the Lord Jeffery Inn in Amherst, Massachusetts.

Sponsorship Opportunities

NERC is offering the 30th Anniversary and Fall Conference sponsorship levels. For more information, click here.

Available Exhibit Space

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

Conference & Workshop Archives

PowerPoint presentations, event agendas, and resource lists from each event are free and are kept in the Conference and Workshop Archives. The presentations and the agenda from NERC's Spring 2017 Conference are are available here.