How do I join the CRA?

There is an online application to join the CRA.  Potential members can join based on the size of their organization and the type of organization.  There are different memberships for business, government entities, non-profits, schools or universities, and individuals.  For more information, see our Becoming a Member page.

What is the CRA?

The CRA is a nonprofit organization established and maintained by a community of people – multi-national corporations, small businesses, local government, state government agencies, non-profits, and individuals across the Carolinas who are committed to waste reduction and recycling efforts. With over 300 member organizations (over 800 individuals), the CRA is ever growing and changing to benefit our members and the recycling industry.

When is America Recycles Day?

America Recycles Day (ARD), a national initiative of Keep America Beautiful, is the only nationally-recognized day dedicated to promoting environmental citizenship, encouraging individuals to reduce, reuse and recycle. It is held annually on November 15.