Call for Nominations: 2021 Recycling Awards

Deadline: April 30, 2021

Each year Recycle Colorado seeks nominations for our annual Recycling Awards. These prestigious awards recognize governmental entities, individuals, companies, organization and media for their excellence in recycling or promotion of recycling.

Learn more and nominate your favorite recycler

Student Scholarship Opportunity - 2021 virtual Summit for Recycling Conference

Recycle Colorado is seeking candidates for its Conference Scholarship Program. The scholarship provides funds for college students to attend the 2021 Summit for Recycling virtual conference, June 15 & 16. Learn about career opportunities in the recycling, composting, waste diversion, circular economy and sustainability fields, while connecting with private businesses, local government, nonprofits, and university representatives. Applications are due by Friday, April 23, at 4:00 PM.

Learn more and apply

Senate Bill 20-055: Incentivize Development Recycling End Markets

In July 2020, the state legislature passed SB 20-055, Incentivize Development Recycling End Markets. This bill is intended to grow recycling programs by addressing the lack of local end markets for recyclable materials in Colorado.

  • Recycling Market Development Center
  • Producer Responsibility Literature Review
  • Business Personal Property Tax Reimbursements
  • Statewide Education Campaign on Recycling

Learn about the results of the stakeholder process June 16 at the 2021 Summit for Recycling virtual conference.

Learn more about the Summit