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  • EPA Region 2 Honors NERC with Environmental Champion Award. The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) was awarded an Environmental Champion Award from  EPA, Region 2 on May 13, 2016.  NERC  was one of ten non-profit organizations and 18 individuals to have received this prestigous award.  Over the last five years, NERC has worked on a variety of reuse, recycling and organics management projects in New York State, including partnering with the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe.

  • Denver Recognized with Silver Level Award from State Electronics Challenge. CITY AND COUNTY OF DENVER, CO
    05/10/2016 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 05/10/2016 18:32
    The State Electronics Challenge (SEC), a nationwide environmental sustainability initiative that challenges government agencies to 'green' office equipment management, announced the City and County of Denver has been selected to receive the Silver Level Award for its green purchasing and responsible electronic office equipment recycling.

  • State College Receives Gold Award for Environmental Initiatives.   May 11, 2016 11:28 AM
    by staff   State College Borough received a Gold Award for its sustainability achievements in the State Electronics Challenge, a comprehensive nationwide environmental sustainability initiative that reaches more than 220,000 employees in 47 states. The borough was recognized for its accomplishments in green procurement, energy and paper conservation and responsible recycling of electronic office equipment in 2015.