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Contact: Lynn Rubinstein,, 802-254-3636
Date: June 25, 2019

Update to Northeast Recycling Business Assistance Guide Published

The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) has updated its Recycling Business Assistance Guide for the Northeast. This resource provides a comprehensive compendium of resources available to start-up and expanding recycling businesses in the 11 northeast states: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

The Guide provides state specific contact and program information about grant and loan fund programs, tax incentive programs, sources of technical support, and other resources for assisting recycling businesses.

The topic headings are:

  • Primary resources
  • Grant & loan funding programs or grant, tax incentive, & loan funding programs
  • Technical assistance for recycling businesses
  • General business assistance
  • Disaster debris management
  • Waste reduction & reuse resources

Each listing includes a contact name, address, phone, email, and web address (when available).

In addition, there is a complete list of the recycling industry trade associations with hyperlinks to their websites.

For more information, contact Lynn Rubinstein.