Government Recycling Agency Professionals

A membership that connects recycling professionals working for a county or municipality to a network of peers, suppliers and resources.

MRN members enjoy several important benefits:

  • Connections – Rub shoulders with the leaders and thinkers in the recycling community. Share ideas and information as well as questions and answers on all aspects of your recycling operations.
  • Knowledge – Stay on the leading edge in recycling technology, training, marketing, operations, regulations, policies and more.
  • Program Management – Reach consumers & find trustworthy suppliers for your recycling program.
  • Social– Enjoy the company of people who care about the same things you do.
  • Personal– Take your environmental pride and passion to the next level as part of a statewide effort to preserve our natural resources.

Key features of membership include:

  • Recycling Knowledge Base –This growing resource collects and shares viable solutions to commonly shared problems such as recycling construction and demolition debris or calculating throughput in sorting systems.
  • Monthly E-letter – The monthly e-letter shares relevant recycling ideas, activities and accomplishments of members of the recycling community along with MRN’s calendar of events.
  • Leadership Meetings – Each month the board gathers to look at current recycling issues and concerns and to cover the business of the association. As a member, you are welcome and encouraged to attend any of these meetings – it’s a great way to meet your peers, learn, and help build the coalition.
  • Webinars –Throughout the year, MRN provides free “30 Minute Idea Breaks” which offer an opportunity to hear about and discuss key recycling concepts and issues.
  • Statewide Conference – Members receive discounted registration for MRN’s signature annual event which brings recycling thought leaders, vendors and all players within the Maryland recycling community together under one roof.
  • Events/Tours – Usually held in conjunction with our board meetings, these events feature a presentation on a major recycling issues or concept. Depending on the venue, the event may include a facility tour. Members receive discounted registration.
  • Be a Player –Members develop and execute MRN programs and craft our legislative efforts and knowledge base. You can join in many ways, from short project tasks to serving on the Board.
  • Special Benefits for members of the MRN Leader’s Circle

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