Oklahoma Events & Activities

The Next Oklahoma Recycling Conference is
expected to take place in 2017


 OKRA’s 2015 Oklahoma Recycling Conference:


Taking It Back: Making Recycling Work for Oklahoma
Tuesday, October 20, 2015

OU Schusterman Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma


Downloadable Presentations:
Scott Cassel, Product Stewardship in Oklahoma
Robert Pickens, Recycling Markets Updates
Ken Cole  Students, Clyde Boyd Middle School
Kathy Harding & Students, Peters Elementary
Michael Patton, Getting Attention for Your Program

Larry Karigan-Winter, Rural Communities


Click here for the 2015 program agenda



Thank you to our 2015 Conference Sponsors!

Gold Sponsors:

American Waste Control
Oklahoma Dept. of Environmental Quality
Service Recycling

Silver Sponsor:

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Bronze Sponsors:

Covanta Energy
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful
SWANA Oklahoma Chapter

Copper Sponsors:

Batliner Recycling
Natural Evolution, Inc.


Previous Oklahoma Recycling Conferences

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

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 

SWANA Oklahoma Chapter
April 24-27, Catoosa, OK


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


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


Arkansas Recycling Coalition 26th Annual Conference
September 18-20, 2017, Eureka Springs, AR


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


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