Oklahoma Events & Activities

OKRA’s 2018 Oklahoma Recycling Conference:

Recycling Avengers: Keeping it Green & Clean

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 8am-5pm
OSU Alumni Center, Stillwater, Oklahoma


Click on links for presentation slides…

Keynote Presenter:
Karen Bandhauer, The 
Recycling Partnership
“Improving Residential Recycling”
Luncheon Speaker:
Tom Mills, Greenshortz Media
“Short Videos: Recycling Right”
Session Topics:
Robert Pickens, “Recycling Today in Oklahoma & Market Updates”
Maureen Turner, “Branding Your Recycling Program: Education & Outreach Strategies”
Recycling Away from Home Panel
Jeanette Nance, “KOB Lend-A-Bin Program”
Graham Brannin, “The M.e.t. & Outdoor Events”
Jason Lilley, “Choctaw Nation Casino Recycling”
Optional Workshop: Compost Collection Services:
Terry Craghead, Fertile Ground “OKC Business Model Part I & Part II
Natalie Mallory, Full Sun Composting “Tulsa Business Model”
Karen Bandhauer, “Recycling Partnership’s IQ Toolkit”


Thank you to OKRA’s 2018 Sponsors!

Ruby Sponsor:

OSU Facilities Management


  Sapphire Sponsors:

Chickasaw Nation
Choctaw Nation

City of Tulsa
Oklahoma Dept of Environmental Quality


Pearl Sponsors:

 American Waste Control
City of Stillwater
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful
Natural Evolution, Inc.
Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service
Pinpoint Wire Technologies
Indian Nations Chapter of SWANA


2017 Oklahoma Recycling Conference

Recycling Right: Reducing Contamination

October 11, 2017, Stillwater
Final 2017 Program Handout

Previous Oklahoma Recycling Conferences 2008-2015

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Click here for full 2018 list compiled by the National Recycling Coalition 


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