28th Annual Conference – Call for Papers

Call for Papers Now Open!

CRA welcomes presentation abstracts for the 2018 Conference, covering all recycling disciplines and topics from both the public and private sectors. Papers that highlight success stories as well as innovative programs, methods, and technologies to advance material recovery or waste reduction, are preferred. Papers that propose hands on activities or product/technology demonstrations will also be considered.

This call for papers includes proposals that provide demonstrations and hands-on tutorials to incorporate into portions of our conference program, including workshops and exhibit hall activities. We are looking for: activities that you can teach attendees with a waste reduction, reuse or recycling focus such as reuse crafts or recycling education activities; a product or piece of equipment whose operation you can demonstrate to conference attendees; a technology or tool whose use and functions can be shown to attendees interactively.

Abstracts are encouraged in the following major topic areas, but not limited to:
Education and Outreach, Collegiate & School Recycling, Multi-Family & Commercial Recycling, Public Area Recycling, Special Wastes & Electronics, Organics, Household Hazardous Waste, Construction & Demolition Recycling, and Waste Reduction

Save the Date!

The CRA’s Annual Conference and Trade Show will be held March 19-22, 2018 at the Harrah’s Cherokee Resort and Casino in Cherokee, NC.