Why the EPA's Recycling Economic Information (REI) is Crucial to Demonstrating Industry Impact. On a NERC webinar, EPA economist Lawrence Doppelt presents on the Agency's Recycling Economic Information (REI) report.
Pizza boxes can be recycled, experts say — but there are exceptions to the rule. NERC study reveals that most pizza boxes can be recycled.
News from Mattress Recycling Council, Novelis and more. NERC's first diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) training will be held December 9th.
Waste Advantage And Waste Dive Cover Matt Karmel's NERC Environmental Justice Presentation. At NERC's Fall Conference, attorney Matthew Karmel discussed New Jersey's environmental justice law.
NERC requests comments for glass recycled-content model legislation. NERC is requesting public comments for the Draft Glass Minimum Postconsumer Recycled Content Model Legislation.
NERC Opens Public Comment for Draft Model Legislation on Glass Recycled Content. A webinar is scheduled for Nov. 3 at 10 a.m. EDT to discuss the Draft Model Legislation and to answer questions.
Community engagement is critical to environmental justice progress: NERC conference. Environmental justice is highlighted in NERC's recent Fall Conference.
Amid shipping crisis, recycling loads often ‘first to get cut’. A session during NERC's recent all Conference focused on the impact of the global shipping crisis on the shipping of recycled material.
Public Comment Period Open Until November 11 for Draft Glass Minimum Post-Consumer Recycled Content Model Legislation. NERC invites comments on the Draft Glass Minimum Post-Consumer Recycled Content Model Legislation.
Why carton recycling has stalled in one state. NERC's most recent quarterly survey of MRFs determines that cartons comprise less that one percent of recyclables sold in the Northeast.
Day 2 of NERC’s Fall Conference Talks New Jersey’s Environmental Justice Law, Communities and Solar Panel Recycling. Press coverage of Day 2 of NERC's Fall 2021 Conference.
Final Day of NERC Conference Focuses on Reuse Markets and Economic and Social Justice Opportunities. Press coverage of the third and final day of NERC's Fall 2021 Conference.
States and Federal Government Continue to Advance Plastics Recycling and Minimum Recycled Content Mandates. NERC is called on to consult with the Connecticut Commissioner of Energy and Environmental Protection to help develop recycled content requirements.
Maryland Green Purchasing Committee Earns “Public Sector Environmental Sustainability Leadership Award” from Northeast Recycling Council.. At NERC's Fall Conference, Maryland Green Purchasing Committee is awarded for its environmental sustainability.
Day 1 of Northeast Recycling Council’s Virtual Fall Conference Covers Environmental Justice, Recycling Policies and Compostable Packaging. Day 1 of NERC's Fall 2021 Conference.
Pollution impacts are just a piece of environmental justice. EPA official Carlton Waterhouse speaks on environmental justice on Day 1 of NERC's Fall 2021 Conference.