Global Recycling Council

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The Global Recycling Council (GRC) is a Technical Council of the California Resource Recovery Association. GRC was formed in 1997 to support the three goals of CRRA’s Agenda for the New Millennium: Zero Waste, End Welfare for Wasting, and Jobs from Design and Discards. Since its formation, members of this technical council have connected California … Read more

SWANA Gold Rush Chapter

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SWANA is an organization of professionals committed to advancing from solid waste management to resource management through their shared emphasis on education, safety, advocacy and research. In 1961, several local officials from southern California started a new association which was called the “Governmental Refuse Collection Disposal Association” (GRCDA). Their objectives were: Today the Northern California … Read more

TRUE Certification for Zero Waste

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TRUE is a whole systems approach aimed at changing how materials flow through society, resulting in no waste. TRUE encourages the adoption of sustainable resource management and waste reduction practices which contribute to positive environmental, health and economic outcomes. TRUE supports the redesign of resource life cycles so that all products are reused. TRUE promotes … Read more

Zero Waste San Diego

Zero Waste San Diego’s mission is to create, promote and implement programs that: Maximize management and conservation of resources Reduce discard-related greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming Educate and persuade citizens, businesses, and governments in the San Diego County region to adopt and enact a zero-waste principles Provide ideas and guidance through the … Read more

Kansas Organization of Recyclers

KOR is a non-profit (501c3), membership based network of representatives from government, industry, non-profit and public entities and individuals that support environmental stewardship through waste reduction, composting, reuse, recycling, and sustainable efforts in Kansas. KOR provides advocacy, information, technical support, networking and educational opportunities in partnership with local, state, regional and national organizations.