Events: upcoming conferences and webinars

Electronics recycling: who pays? What do they get?

  • Date: Feb. 15, 2018 9:30-10:15am Pacific
  • Location: webinar
  • Description: States throughout the U.S. have taken different approaches to electronics recycling. These typically range from a manufacturer funded model (CT) to a consumer funded model (CA). At its annual conference, the Municipal Waste Management Association (MWMA), an environmental affiliate of The United States Conference of Mayors, passed a resolution calling for the passage of a federal law mandating the "recycling of electronic material funded by a visible fee incurred upon sale of new electronics established by electronics manufacturers..." Join the Maryland Recycling Network on this webinar to learn more about how these programs have been implemented as well as the impact to date on electronics recycling.
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Washington State Recycling Association (WSRA) annual conference
  • Date: May 20-23, 2018
  • Location: Semiahmoo Resort, Blaine, WA
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Sustainable Oregon 2018