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OKRA’s 2013 Oklahoma Recycling Conference

Recycling Trends: Past, Present & Future
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Conoco-Phillips OSU Alumni Center, Stillwater


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Recycling Today in Oklahoma – Michael Patton
Municipal Recycling in the US – Jerry Powell (Keynote)
Hospitality Industry Recycling - Gary Tedesco

Construction & Demolition Debris - Terrell Hoagland
Curbside Recycling Stillwater – Chris Knight
Rural Challenges Okmulgee – Rick Miller
State-of-the-Art Materials Recovery Facilities – Paul Ross
Best Practices in Compost Education – Stan Slaughter

Thank You to our 2013 Conference Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors:
Oklahoma Dept. of Environmental Quality
Oklahoma Environmental Management Authority

OSU Physical Plant Services

Gold Sponsor:
Choctaw Nation

Silver Sponsors:
City of Stillwater
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful
OGE Energy Corp.
Republic Services

SWANA Oklahoma Chapter
Waste Connections Of Oklahoma
Bronze Sponsor:
Natural Evolution, Inc.
United Engines, LLC


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Previous Oklahoma Recycling Conferences

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

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