Oklahoma Events & Activities

 OKRA’s 2017 Oklahoma Recycling Conference:

Recycling Right: Reducing Contamination

October 11, 2017, 8am-4:30pm
OSU Alumni Center, Stillwater, Oklahoma

*** Presentation Slides! ***
Keynote Speaker:
Chaz Miller, Director of Policy & Advocacy for the

National Waste & Recycling Association
Communicating with Others about Contamination
Session Topics:
Recycling Today in Oklahoma, Robert Pickens, American Waste Control
Textile Recycling, Alex Burks, ATRS
Close the Loop: Buying Recycled Content, Ken Perdue, Staples
Government “How To” Primer Panel:
How to Talk with your Legislator, Seneca Scott, Seneca Scott Consulting
How to Participate in Environmental Rule-making, Patrick Riley, ODEQ
How to get Everyone to the Table, Graham Brannin, the M.e.t.

Non-Metro Area Curbside Subscription Services Panel:
Keepin’ Enid Green, Chris Feeney
SHOW, Inc., Robert Lawrence
Product Stewardship Take-Back Programs Panel:
E-Waste, Melissa Adler-McKibben, ODEQ
Mercury Thermostats, Matt Newman, Covanta
Pharmaceuticals, Fenton Rood, ODEQ
Expert Q&A | Exhibits | Door Prizes
Tour: Stillwater Convenience Collection Center, Matt Faulkner
Workshop: Start a Master Composter Program, Annie Napier
Click Here for Full Program Agenda

 

Thanks to our 2017 Conference Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsor:
Oklahoma State University Facilities Management

 

Gold Sponsors:

Chickasaw Nation
Choctaw Nation
Oklahoma Dept of Environmental Quality

 

  Bronze Sponsors:

American Waste Control
Batliner Recycling
City of Stillwater
Covanta
Cram-A-Lot
Keep Oklahoma Beautiful
Natural Evolution, Inc.
Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service
Republic Services
Solid Waste Assn. of No. America


Previous Oklahoma Recycling Conferences


Recycling Right: Reducing Contamination

October 11, 2017, Stillwater
Final 2017 Program Handout

Taking It Back: Making Recycling Work for Oklahoma

October 20, 2015, Tulsa
Final 2015 Program Agenda

Increasing Diversion: Events, Offices, Rural Areas

October 9, 2014, Edmond
Final 2014 Program Handout

Recycling Trends: Past, Present & Future

October 17, 2013, Stillwater
Final 2013 Program Handout
Welcome Poster / Sponsor Poster / Exhibitor Poster

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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Oklahoma Municipal League
September 2018

 

28th Annual ARC Conference & Trade Show
October 8-10, 2018, Eureka Springs, AR

 

E-Scrap 2017 National Conference
October 9-11, 2018, New Orleans, LA

 

Resource Recycling National Conference
October 22-24, 2018, St. Louis, MO

2018 OK Compost Conference
October, 2018

 

Association for the Advancement of
Sustainability in Higher Education
October, 2018