Webinars

CRI hosts webinars throughout the year on topics of interest and importance to the recycling community.

Upcoming Webinars

The California Redemption Center Crisis—An Opportunity for Innovation

Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Time: 10:00AM Pacific (7 AM Hawaii, 12 PM Central, 1 PM Eastern)

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Join our November 8, 2017, special webcast that focuses on the Golden State, a global trendsetter in container recycling.  Learn more about the California Redemption Center Crisis from top experts. Review findings of recent CRI studies about:

  • County by County Redemption Center Losses;
  • Growing Numbers of Closed Redemption Centers; 
  • Audit Data from CalRecycle, and Much More!

We’ll provide answers to the most frequently asked questions, such as:

  • The history of the Recycling Center Crisis in CA: How did we get here?
  • What are the most viable short-term and long-term fixes?
  • What emergency measures has CalRecycle proposed to the Reasonable Financial Return and will this solve the crisis?
  • What is Bill SB 458 and what kind of disruption, technology and apps might it allow for?

We’ll also look at other news in brief including:

  • What is happening with container deposit laws worldwide?
  • Who is Plasticus and how did he help the Sky Ocean campaign in Scotland?

And last but not least:

  • Say what? Coke is supporting container deposits in Scotland and the U.K.?
  • What happened at the CalRecycle Packaging Reform Workshop? 

 

Susan V. Collins, President of CRI, will moderate a panel of experts:

Kevin Drew – Zero Waste Coordinator, City of San Francisco

James Nachbaur, Ph.D., Assistant Director, CalRecycle

Tom Wright, Founder, Sustainable Bizness Practices



Please don’t miss this webinar on November 8, 2017 and your chance to delve into the details surrounding the complex and fascinating world of container recycling in California and get all of YOUR questions answered about what’s happening in the most populous state in the United States.

Tune in on November 8th to get all your questions answered during the LIVE Q&A at the end of the presentation!

 

For questions, please contact: karen@container-recycling.org

 

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***New material added: Updates on Pending Legislation in California***

CalRecycle’s beverage container recycling program is one of the largest in the world, and nearly one-fifth of all the beverage containers recycled in the US are recycled through CalRecycle’s program. Financially, the program requires management of more than $1.2 billion in revenues annually, and includes the participation of thousands of redemption centers, beverage manufacturers and distributors, and many other stakeholders. Join this webinar as CRI gives a brief background on CalRecycle’s Beverage Container Recycling Fund current financial status and provides insight on the California state auditor’s report. We will also provide financial implications of the updated recycling rate, and other CRI financial analysis of the program.

CRI’s Susan Collins will present on the aforementioned topics.

Panelists Include:

Susan Collins- President, Container Recycling Institute

 

 

For additional information on CRI's webinars, please contact
Fatemeh Bagheri - fbagheri@container-recycling.org

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