OKRA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established to improve the business of recycling by providing education and referral services about integrated solid waste management, including reduction, reuse, recycling, and composting.
It is designed to serve as a central communication point for exchange among businesses, industries, government entities, public and private organizations, schools, and citizens about recycling.
Studies show that there are more than 5,000 jobs in Oklahoma created from recycling-related processes.
OKRA recognizes K-12 schools that make efforts to reduce, reuse and recycle by offering a Recycling Award for Schools.
Studies show that there are more than 5,000 jobs in Oklahoma created from recycling related processes.
These jobs represent over 300 million dollars in payroll each year.
Recycling is good for the Earth AND good for the economy of Oklahoma.