Northeast Recycling Council’s Fall Conference First Day Gives Attendees Wealth of Information on Current Trends. Waste Advantage magazine gives extensive coverage to the first day of NERC's Fall 2019 Conference.
EPI Set to Present at Northeast Recycling Council Conference. Victor Bell of Environmental Packaging International (EPI) will present on packaging extended producer responsibility (EPR) at next week's NERC Conference in Providence, Rhode Island.
Groups identify recovered material users in the Northeast. The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) and the Northeast Waste Management Officials’ Association (NEWMOA) released a report covering consumers of paper, plastic, glass, aseptic cartons, aluminum and steel cans sorted and sold by materials recovery facilities.
Building capacity for EPR in the US. NERC is one of several organizations involved with the development of new product stewardship and Extended Product Responsibility (EPR) legislation.
NERC releases report covering commodities. NERC has released a first of its kind regional blended MRF commodity value report and expect to conducta the survey, and report results and trends, on a quarterly basis.
California governor vetoes bill amending toxics limits in recycled glass packaging. Governor Newsom of California vetoes a bill that would have allowed for an increased lead content in recycled glass packaging.