The NRRA School Recycling Club

Northeast Resource Recovery Association

2020 Conference

BIG NEWS for the 11th Annual School Recycling Conference – We’re extending it to 2 days!



That’s right!  We’ve decided to extend the School Recycling Conference to two days, running concurrently with both days of the NRRA Conference & Expo.  There will be workshops and activities for school groups and staff on both days.  You’ll be able to come one or both days, making this a more flexible schedule for our schools.



We have our dates:     May 18 & 19, 2020

And a theme:  Think Outside the Bin – The 5 Rs of Recycling: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Rot




Attention All K-12 Schools: Pre-Register your school group by December 31 and receive a 10% discount! Simply email





Calling All Speakers!


We’re lining up topics and speakers for both days of the Conference.  Don’t delay! Proposals are due by Friday, January 10, 2020!




Speaker Details & Proposal Form:



**Note the Speaker Proposal Form is a downloadable writable PDF. You must download it to your computer, fill it out, save it and then email it to us at





NH the Beautiful sponsors free School Recycling CLUB Membership for all NH schools. Once again, all NH schools will receive 50% off their Conference registration thanks to NH the Beautiful. NH Schools MUST be CLUB members to receive the discount.  Simply fill out our Online Membership Application – it’s FREE.



Could your program use $500 to start, increase or improve your innovative recycling program?

Submit your essay during the 2019-2020 school year for consideration and you might receive a check at the next Conference! Winner will receive a free pass for the School Recycling Conference in 2020.

For details on submitting your essay, check out the Press Release!

To view the winning essay for 2019, go to our School Conference Award page or click this link:

NH the Beautiful School Recycling Innovation Grant Award  ($500)     Owen Harrington, Dunbarton Elementary School, NH – See Winning Essay Here



Stay tuned for more updates and notices!

If you want to learn more about the School Recycling Conference, check out our 2019 Conference page!