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From Press Released by Recycling Advocates and Zero Waste PDX

Recycling Advocates is partnering with Zero Waste PDX, a local sustainability consulting company, to organize Portland’s first Zero Waste Conference, which will take place on Sunday 14th October at Taborspace, in Southeast Portland.

With recent changes...


If only changing behavior were as easy as raising awareness! We know that behavior can be trickier to achieve than awareness. But let’s start with a simple ask and recognize that effective communication for recycling behavior can tap into psychology, education and marketing insights. That's a lot of insights! Fear not - The...


From Waste Today, by Adam Redling​

The Solid Waste Association of North America’s (SWANA’s) International Board unanimously approved a new...


Press Release from the Lloyd Ecodistrict on 9/5/2018

Lloyd EcoDistrict announced today that it is the recipient of a $20,000 grant from the eBay Foundation. The funds will be used to help launch Lloyd Delivers, the Lloyd EcoDistrict-led initiative that promotes upstream and downstream solutions to food waste and hunger...


Coastal Cart Grant Application Closes Sept. 21

 Looking for money to put carts on the ground? Live near a major body of water? You’re in luck! Funding is still available through The Recycling Partnership’s Coastal and Waterway Community Recycling Grant, which was developed to help out communities...