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Sustainable Maryland recently announced the 2020 Sustainable Maryland Certified Awards for municipalities and MRN is proud to say that three of our members, Town of Berwyn Heights, The City of Greenbelt, and City of Takoma Park, were honored for their commitment to...
MRN is pleased to announce that MRN Board Members Chaz Miller and Richard Keller were both honored by The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) for Lifetime Achievement in Recycling. Miller and Keller were honored for their commitment and leadership in the recycling...
On October 13, Richard Keller of the Baltimore County Bureau of Solid Waste Management, Recycling Division shared the significant benefits of buying recycled products and offered tips on how to get started on a “buy recycled” program in your agency. One takeaway was...
On August 20, 2020, Maryland Recycling Network director Phil Bresee offered testimony on behalf of MRN on the state of recycling and waste reduction to the Maryland House of Delegates Environment and Transportation Committee Workgroup on Waste Reduction and Recycling.
We are pleased to announce that we have pledged our support to the Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) and Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR)’s Government Recycling Demand Champion Program as a State Recycling Organization Advocate. The program, a companion to the...
The Glass Recycling Coalition (GRC) is calling on haulers, material recovery facilities (MRFs), community program managers, glass processors, and manufacturers to weigh in on glass recovery efforts before the September 1 deadline. The annual survey collects aggregate...
Unique Public-Private Partnership to Modernize Baltimore’s Recycling Collection and Infrastructure
New Waste Management Facility in Howard County Will Create Jobs, Renewable Energy
Report says plastic drags down municipal recycling systems
Maryland landfills produced 4 times more greenhouse gases than estimated by the state over the past 15 years
Picture of Chesapeake microplastics grows clearer
Recycling labeling debate primed to heat up nationally
The Impact of Solar Waste on Clean Energy
Evaluating EPR solutions for municipal recycling
History of Modern U.S. Recycling and the Potential for Zero Waste
EPA Publishes “State of the Science” Reports on Emerging Issues in Food Waste Management: Plastic and Persistent Chemical Contaminants
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