Education & Events

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Upcoming Events

February 2020

Leverage the Loop!

February 11, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Loop is a global platform that enables consumer product good companies and retailers to shift from a disposable supply chain to a durable one. Join us at 11:30 am on Tuesday, February 2 to learn how manufacturers and retailers leverage Loop to drive sales of sustainable products. In this webinar, Benjamin Weir, Business Development Manager at TerraCycle, will share how Loop delivers a fundamental change in product ownership and brings entirely new thinking to packaging design. Durability enables reusability, elevated…

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June 2020

2020 MRN/SWANA-MidAtlantic Annual Conference

June 11, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Mark your calendars for the 2020 MRN/SWANA-MA Conference which will be held at the BWI Marriott on Thursday, June 11. The conference offers: Technical sessions that bring you up-to-date on the hottest topics in the industry including changing waste management and recycling models, policy & regulation, commodities markets, new technologies & more. Exhibits displaying the latest and greatest tools & equipment to help you do your job better.  Vendors - Click here to build your brand and your business in…

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Past Events

Click here for a recap of our 2019 Annual Conference

Click here for a recap of our 2018 Annual Conference

Click here for a recap of our 2017 Annual Conference

Click here for a recap of our 2016 Annual Conference

Click here for a recap of our 2015 Annual Conference

Click here for a recap of our 2014 Annual Conference

Click here for a recap of our 2013 Annual Conference

Click here to view a recap from Harvey Gershman’s October 2013 presentation “Costs: More or Less”

MRN Webinars

Missed a past webinar? Wish you could have been there? No problem! Check out these recordings and pdf’s of the slides.

Take Back Control of Your Recycling Program

Take Back Control of Your Recycling Program

On this webinar, hear Dr. Tim Townsend, the Jones Edmunds Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Florida tackle the question, “How do we move away from focusing solely on tons recovered and measure the wider environmental benefits that come through considering the entire life cycle of the materials we use?”

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Leverage the 6Es

Leverage the 6Es

On this webinar, hear Dr. Tim Townsend, the Jones Edmunds Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Florida tackle the question, “How do we move away from focusing solely on tons recovered and measure the wider environmental benefits that come through considering the entire life cycle of the materials we use?”

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EPA Food Recovery Challenge

On this webinar, hear Dr. Tim Townsend, the Jones Edmunds Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Florida tackle the question, “How do we move away from focusing solely on tons recovered and measure the wider environmental benefits that come through considering the entire life cycle of the materials we use?”

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HOTEL|KITCHEN Baltimore Expansion Project

On this webinar, hear Dr. Tim Townsend, the Jones Edmunds Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Florida tackle the question, “How do we move away from focusing solely on tons recovered and measure the wider environmental benefits that come through considering the entire life cycle of the materials we use?”

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Recycling Rate of the Future

On this webinar, hear Dr. Tim Townsend, the Jones Edmunds Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Florida tackle the question, “How do we move away from focusing solely on tons recovered and measure the wider environmental benefits that come through considering the entire life cycle of the materials we use?”

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Responsible Appliance Disposal

Sally Hamlin, the EPA RAD Program Manager, explains the concerns over appliance disposal today and how RAD partners help by implementing best practices.

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Carton Opportunities

The Carton Council has assisted numerous communities and schools with adding cartons to recycling programs with the benefit of increasing recycling while teaching the next generation of recyclers.

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Electronics Recycling

Kitty McIlroy shares a brief overview of state programs, highlighting the differences between product stewardship and extended producer responsibility laws.

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If there’s a topic or speaker you’d like to see in one of our webinars, please click here to let us know.

Upcoming Events

Feb 11

Leverage the Loop!

February 11, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jun 11

2020 MRN/SWANA-MidAtlantic Annual Conference

June 11, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Patrons & Sustaining Members

Special thanks to our Patrons and Sustaining Members whose contribution helps MRN continue its ongoing effort to promote the Three R’s in Maryland

Patrons

Infinity Recycling

Mariner Management & Marketing

MD/DE/DC Beverage Association

Waste Management

Sustaining

Exelon Corporation

Hometown Dumpster Rental

Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority

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