Oklahoma Events & Activities

 OKRA’s 2017 Oklahoma Recycling Conference:

Recycling Right: Reducing Contamination

October 11, 2017, 8am-4:30pm
OSU Alumni Center, Stillwater, Oklahoma

*** Presentation Slides Coming Soon! ***
Keynote Speaker:
Chaz Miller, Director of Policy & Advocacy for the

National Waste & Recycling Association
“Communicating with Others about Contamination”
Session Topics:
Recycling Today in Oklahoma | Textile Recycling | Close the Loop: Buying Recycled Content
Government “How To” Primer Panel (featuring “How to Talk with your Legislator,” “How to Participate in Environmental Rule-making” and “How to get Everyone to the Table”)

Non-Metro Area Curbside Subscription Services Panel
Product Stewardship Take-Back Programs Panel (E-Waste, Pharmaceuticals, Mercury Thermostats)
Expert Q&A | Exhibits | Door Prizes | End-of-day Tour or Workshop Option!
Click Here for Full Program Agenda

 

Thanks to our 2017 Conference Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsor:
Oklahoma State University Facilities Management

 

Gold Sponsors:

Chickasaw Nation
Choctaw Nation
Oklahoma Dept of Environmental Quality

 

  Bronze Sponsors:

American Waste Control
Batliner Recycling
City of Stillwater
Covanta
Cram-A-Lot
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful
Natural Evolution, Inc.
Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service
Republic Services
Solid Waste Assn. of No. America


Previous Oklahoma Recycling Conferences

Taking It Back: Making Recycling Work for Oklahoma

October 20, 2015, Tulsa
Final 2015 Program

Increasing Diversion: Events, Offices, Rural Areas

October 9, 2014, Edmond
Final 2014 Program

Recycling Trends: Past, Present & Future

October 17, 2013, Stillwater
Final 2013 Program Handout
Welcome Poster / Sponsor Poster / Exhibitor Poster

Sustainable Recycling: Proven Solutions for Oklahoma

October 12, 2012, Stillwater
Final 2012 Program Handout

Recycling Across Oklahoma: Urban, Suburban & Rural
October 13, 2011, Stillwater
Final 2011 Program Handout

Oklahoma Connections: Sharing Local Solutions
October 15, 2010, Stillwater
Final 2010 Program Handout

Recycling Through a Recession
December 8, 2009, Stillwater
Final 2009 Program Handout

Community Recycling: How to Make it Happen in Oklahoma
October 30, 2008, Oklahoma City
Final 2008 Program Handout


Other Related Conferences 

Resource Recycling National Conference
August 28-30, 2017, Minneapolis, MN

 

Oklahoma Municipal League
September 12-14, 2017, Tulsa, OK

 

27th Annual ARC Conference & Trade Show
September 18-20, 2017, Eureka Springs, AR

 

E-Scrap 2017 National Conference
September 18-20, 2017, Orlando, FL

 

2017 OK Compost Conference
October 5, 2017, Norman, OK

 

Association for the Advancement of
Sustainability in Higher Education
Oct. 15-18, 2017, San Antonio, TX

 

2018

 

28th Annual ARC Conference & Trade Show
October 8-10, 2018, Eureka Springs, AR