National Zero Waste Conference

March 18 & 19, 2020

UC Berkeley – Berkeley, CA

The National Zero Waste Conference is a two day educational and networking event organized by the National Recycling Coalition as their contribution to Zero Waste Week. The National Zero Waste Conference is ticketed independent of other Zero Waste Week events.

Northern California Recycling Association’s popular Recycling Update will be held the day before the National Zero Waste Conference. To receive a $55 discount on the National Zero Waste Conference , register first for Recycling Update.

Event Sponsorship Information

Join the list of sponsors who support the NRC National Zero Waste Conference and the efforts to promote Zero Waste, circular economy, waste prevention, reuse, recycling and composting. Sponsors enjoy the benefits of:

  • EXPOSURE to a diverse group of attendees
  • ACCESS to the latest industry news
  • RECOGNITION in our print, media, conference and online content

Learn more about sponsoring the National Zero Waste Conference (click here)

In partnership with:

  • Zero Waste International Alliance
  • Zero Waste USA
  • U.S. Green Building Council TRUE Zero Waste Program
  • California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA)
  • Northern California Recycling Association (NCRA)
  • Zero Waste Campus Council
  • Cal Zero Waste, UC Berkeley

Plan on joining us to hear from national and international experts on the latest updates and best practices to get to Zero Waste.

Topics That Will Be Covered Include:

  • Circular Economy & Zero Waste
  • Zero Waste & Climate Change
  • Plastics in the Oceans
  • World Cleanup Day
  • Zero Waste Hierarchy of Highest and Best Uses
  • Zero Waste Culture Change
  • Zero Waste Lifestyles
  • Reduce, Rethink, Redesign
  • Product Policies
  • Zero Waste Certification
  • Zero Waste Plans
  • Zero Waste for Industry, Business and Institutions
  • Right Sizing
  • Best Practices in Contracting
  • Recycling Market Development and Infrastructure
  • How to Recycle Right
  • Recycling Jobs
  • Social Equity & Workers Dignity
  • Dual vs. Single Stream
  • Save as you Throw
  • Organics and Zero Waste

Questions? Contact nrcexecdirector@gmail.com, 303-907-8609