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CAFR Board of Directors supports newly established statewide diversion and recycling goals

Setting goals and tracking achievement is a best management practice in waste diversion. CAFR supports setting different goals for different parts of our state that have different challenges.

Learn what it takes to run a successful composting facility during the Compost Operations Training Course, October 30-November 3

Whether you’re just getting started or been at it for a while, this is the class for you. Early-bird registration rates good through September 30.

Be a member of the Policy Committee, represent your sector under the new committee structure

The Policy Committee has been a very active committee and an important part of CAFR’s work. If you like engaging with other CAFR members on a regular basis, discussing policies to move our state forward in recycling, composting and sustainable materials management, than this committee is for you!

Recycling Rebates Program

Deadline: August 31, 2017
Accepts applications for recycling rebate monies in the Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) Fund.

Recycling rebates available for free public recycling drop-off sites

Applications are due Thursday, August 31.

OEDIT Road Tour: Learn more about the Advanced Industries (AI) Accelerator Program

The Advanced Industries (AI) Accelerator Programs promote growth and sustainability in Colorado’s seven advanced industries by helping drive innovation, accelerate commercialization, encourage public-private partnerships, increase access to early stage capital and create a strong ecosystem that increases the state’s global competitiveness.

Program Coordinator

Organization: Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
Salary: Based on years of relevant experience
Deadline: Applications considered on a rolling basis

Warehouse Associate

Organization: Clear Intentions
Salary: $12.00-$14.00/hour
Deadline: Open until filled

Development Director

Organization: We Don’t Waste
Salary: Not indicated
Deadline: Open until filled

Executive Director

Organization: National Recycling Coalition
Salary: $25,000 for six months plus up to $10,000 for travel/expenses
Deadline: Open until filled