Welcome to the Georgia Recycling Coalition! Our mission is to complement and coordinate activities relative to recycling, to foster communications among professionals, organizations, government agencies and individuals, and to promote and enhance waste reduction and recycling programs throughout the state of Georgia.
Call for Presenters!
GRC’s 32nd Annual Conference, Trade Show and Membership Meeting will be held on October 22-25, 2023 at the King & Prince on St. Simons Island. This year’s conference will focus on successes, challenges, and the path forward for growing and sustaining recycling in Georgia. We are seeking presenters who would like to share their innovations, solutions, programs, and projects toward this goal. The annual GRC conference is an opportunity for anyone in the recycling and sustainable materials management industries to connect, learn what’s on the horizon, and leave refreshed and motivated. We have prepared a guide that provides helpful information; we invite you to review the guide and then complete the proposal form by June 15, 2023. Learn more and view the guide with tips and more information about submitting a presentation proposal.
Ready to submit proposal, complete the online form today!
Scholarship Opportunity – Apply Today!
Are you a college student currently enrolled part-time college or university in Georgia and pursuing a degree in environmental science, engineering or other suitable major related to recycling, waste reduction, or environmental sustainability?
Learn more and apply today for the Connie Burns Scholarship!
Governor Proclaims May 7-13th Compost Awareness Week in Georgia! Read or download full proclamation.
Resources for recycling coordinators, educators, and local governments! Learn more about #RecycleRightGA: let’s sort this out, a statewide education campaign designed by the Georgia Recycling Coalition (GRC) to increase recycling, decrease contaminants being placed in curbside recycling, and ensure Georgia manufacturers have the recovered materials they need for their businesses. Free, downloadable campaign resources include: social media content, artwork for newsletters and websites (seasonal and multi-purpose banners), videos and more!
Want to learn more about how to reduce contamination? Follow GRC on Facebook for new information on Wednesdays and Fridays each week!
Need help finding how to recycle? Click HERE
Are you a local government wanting to access the campaign resources for your community? Click HERE
Want to watch our campaign videos? Click HERE
Did you know GRC offers membership?
GRC members become part of a network of recycling industry professionals sharing resources and educational opportunities and increasing access to environmental initiatives that benefit our communities.
We provide opportunities to share business-to-business, to grow your customer base and fulfill social responsibility and sustainability goals, as well as elevating knowledge of issues to better respond to citizen inquiries. As added perks, members receive reduced rates for networking events, tours, workshops and conferences and access to national association information.