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The Northeast Recycling Council awarded U.S. Department Agriculture Funding for Organics Management in Maryland

Originally posted October 23, 2017 on NERC Website.

The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) has been awarded $65,638 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Utility Services Solid Waste Management Grant Program, to implement food waste, organics, and manure management in rural Maryland communities.

KAB News - Public Space Recycling Grant & State of Plastics Recycling Forum

2017 Coca-Cola Public Space Recycling Bin Grant Program - KAB and Coca-Cola announced that they are now accepting applications online for the Coca-Cola/KAB Public Space Recycling Bin Grant Program! Applications will be accepted now through November 17, 2017.

America Recycles Day – How Can YOU Make a Difference?

America Recycles Day (ARD), an initiative of Keep America Beautiful, is a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling efforts in the United States.  For the past 20 years, thousands of local event organizers mobilize throughout their community to educate friends, colleagues and classmates about recycling on or around Nov. 15

MRN Knowledge Center updates

Visited our online Knowledge Center recently? We’ve made some recent updates including MDE’s Maryland Statewide Waste Characterization Study, which found that nearly 70% of materials sent to landfills could be composted or recycled.

MRN BOD Member Chaz Miller Honored

On July 19, Maryland Recycling Network (MRN) Board of Directors member Chaz Miller was recognized by Governor Larry Hogan at the Annual Crabfest of the Maryland Chapter of NWRA for his many years of service in the recycling industry (read story here). Chaz announced his retirement in May as director of policy/advocacy with the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA).