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The Journey to Infinity and Beyond (Member Feature)

The Journey to Infinity and Beyond (Member Feature)

From its humble beginnings in the late 1980s picking up newspaper in a Volkswagen bus and an eight-foot trailer to a full-service, non-profit recycling facility, Infinity Recycling, Inc. has grown into a respected organization serving communities in Kent, Queen Anne’s, Caroline, and Talbot counties.

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MRN Members Elect 2021/2022 BOD

MRN Members Elect 2021/2022 BOD

The Maryland Recycling Network held its 2021 Board of Directors election at the MRN Annual Meeting at 4:30pm on Wednesday, June 23. MRN members voted to approve a slate of 17 members and represent a broad base of county and municipal government agencies, private businesses and corporations, and private citizens.

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2021 MRN/SWANA-MA Virtual Conference is in the Books

2021 MRN/SWANA-MA Virtual Conference is in the Books

Revision 2021 is over and despite the challenges of hosting an online conference, we had some great conversations about the challenges the industry has faced and where we can go from here. A huge thank you to all who attended, especially to our sponsors and exhibitors!

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The 2021 MD Legislative Session Recap

The 2021 MD Legislative Session Recap

The 2021 Maryland Legislative session is in the books and once again, MRN has been involved in several relevant bills working with legislative members and other organizations offering support, making recommendations and testifying where needed.

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MRN Volunteers Come Through Again

MRN Volunteers Come Through Again

National Volunteer Week is next week and we can’t think of a better time to sincerely thank all our volunteers that have kept MRN up and running especially after a difficult year.

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Exploring the Impact of EPR on Maryland’s Recycling Programs

Exploring the Impact of EPR on Maryland’s Recycling Programs

What is EPR? In brief, EPR, also known as Product Stewardship, places responsibility for end-of-life product management on producers and other companies involved in the product chain while encouraging design changes that make products more recyclable.

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