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NERC’S Fall 2018 Conference

October 30 - 31

Rocky Hill, Connecticut


Call for Papers for NERC’s Fall 2018 Conference

The Northeast Recycling Council extends an invitation to all who are interested in presenting at its Fall ’18 Conference—The Future of MRFs.  The Conference will be held on October 30th – 31st in Rocky Hill, Connecticut.  NERC’s Conferences attract an expert speaker pool and a diverse audience of government, industry, non-profits, and consultants working in sustainable materials management. 

If you have expertise in one of the following topics to be featured at the Conference, please consider submitting a presentation abstract:

  • Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) capacity in the Northeast – current & future
  • Available & upcoming technology for differently sized MRFs
  • Best Management Practices for MRFs to effectively manage current market conditions
  • MRFs’ ability to adapt to new products entering the marketplace
  • MRFs’ ability to communicate with the public about what is recyclable
  • Safety Concerns
    • Fires
      • Batteries
      • Propane tanks
    • Employee safety issues and strategies

Detailed Presentation Abstract150 words or less

Submission DeadlineMay 10, 2018

Send Submissions toMary Ann Remolador, NERC’s Assistant Director & Events Organizer – Feel free to call with any questions at 802-254-3636.

We welcome your session suggestions and your participation at the Fall Conference.



Northeast Recycling Council, 139 Main Street, Suite 401, Brattleboro, VT 05301 • Phone: 802-254-3636 • Email: info@nerc.org