How to Start a Recycling Program

What types of special training, insurance, licensing, certifications, or regulations does a recycling business need to comply with?

For licenses and permits, that will depend on the scope and size of your operation. To start, you should contact your local City Hall, Chamber of Commerce and/or the Department of Environmental Quality. Bryce Hulsey, Recycling Coordinator for the OK DEQ, would be your contact there (*protected email*). The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) is working […]

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How to Start, Expand or Promote a Recycling Program

Coca-Cola Recycling Bin Grant Program The Coca-Cola Recycling Bin Grant Program supports local community recycling programs by providing selected grant recipients with containers for the collection of beverage container recyclables in public settings. Selected grant recipients will receive actual recycling bins instead of funding. Recycling Toolkit for Communities Toolkit General Resources Recycling Program Planning Guide […]

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