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 


New Mexico Recycling Biennial Conference
June 3, 2016, Albuquerque, NM


Food Waste Recovery Forum
July 7, 2016, AR (location t.b.d.)


Resource Recycling Conference
August 30-Sept. 1, 2016, New Orleans, LA


Arkansas Recycling Coalition 26th Annual Conference
September 19-21, Eureka Springs, AR


Association for the Advancement of
Sustainability in Higher Education
Oct 9-12, Baltimore, MD