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Sustainability Administrator

Organization: State of Colorado
$3,635.00 – $4,543.00 Monthly

Deadline: August 26, 2018

Recycling Specialist

Organization: County of San Diego
Salary: $49,379
Deadline: September 3, 2018

What the year looks like so far for CAFR

Here we are, more than half way through 2018. We want you to know all the progress being made, so here is a list of achievements so far for each of six focus areas – and we still have more than four months to go!

Rebates available for operators of free public recycling drop-off sites

Applications due Friday, August 31, at 3:00 PM.

Colorado recyclers highlight efforts to create local uses for recyclable products

This year’s annual meeting of the Colorado Association for Recycling at Acreage Ciderhouse and Eatery in Lafayette focuses on CAFR’s work to create local markets in Colorado. The event September 11 begins at 12:00 PM with a business networking meeting and opens to the public at 3:00 PM for recycling education presentations.

CDPHE solicits views on construction and demolition waste in Colorado

The CDPHE seeks to conduct a state-wide study or publish additional information on the construction and demolition waste stream. To ensure state resources are used to produce valuable information, results from this survey will help define what kind of information is produced. The survey will close August 19.

Director of Programs

Organization: Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
Salary: Not stated
Deadline: Applications considered on a rolling basis

EPA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I Solicitation

Deadline: July 31, 2018
Funding for the development and commercialization of innovative environmental technologies.

Pollution Prevention Grant Program

Deadline: August 23, 2018
This program funds two-year projects that provide technical assistance and/or training to businesses/facilities to help them adopt source reduction approaches.

Recycling Rebates Program

Deadline: August 31, 2018
Accepts applications for recycling rebate monies in the Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) Fund.