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Call for Papers for NERC's Fall '22 Conference - Submission Deadline June 24

The topics in which NERC is accepting abstracts includes:

  • Food Waste Reduction
  • Reuse/Waste Reduction
  • Market Development & Support
  • Relationship Between Materials Management & Climate Change

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NERC Announces Upcoming Retirement of Executive Director

The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC), a multi-state non-profit that conducts research, hands-on projects, training, and outreach on issues associated with source reduction, recycling, composting, environ­mentally preferable purchasing, and decreasing the toxicity of the solid waste stream, has announced the planned retirement of its longstanding Executive Director, Lynn Rubinstein.  Her tenure will continue through early fall 2022.  Read more . . .

NERC Creates DE&I Committee

In April 2022, NERC's Board of Directors’ made the decision for NERC to create a DE&I (diversity, equity and inclusion) Committee. For more information...

NERC Develops First Listserv Dedicated to DE&I 

DEI Connect is the first online forum in the US that is dedicated to support and promote diversity, equity and inclusion for the recycling and solid waste management industries. 
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NERC's Fall '22 Conference 

Location:  Sheraton Hartford South, Rocky Hill, Connecticut

Dates: Nov 2 - 3

Upcoming Webinars

Purchasing Standards for Low Carbon Concrete - June 1, 1 eastern
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Successful Glass Recycling in Rural Communities - June 6, 11 eastern
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Avoiding Contamination in Food Waste Feedstock for Composting - June 14, 1 eastern
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The Nuts & Bolts to Starting a Glass Recycling Program in a Rural Area - June 29, 11 eastern
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