About Us

Recycle Colorado (formerly Colorado Association for Recycling) is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We are an action-oriented and mission-driven organization that works on projects that are tangible, actionable and measurable related to infrastructure and end markets for material recovery, reuse and manufacturing. We also work to advance both local and state policy that supports keeping valuable material resources out of our landfills.


To transform Colorado into a national leader in waste reduction, recovery, and diversion.


To advance infrastructure, end markets, and state and local policies in waste reduction, recovery, and diversion.