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One of CAFR's key functions is to connect our membership with materials management activities across the state. If you, your business, or your organization is offering or promoting a related professional event, please send posting information to Amy Randell.

CAFR Events Archive

Interested in what CAFR has been up to? Can't remember the name of that great speaker? Looking for handout or presentation files?

Check out the CAFR events archive for all of that and more!


CAFR organizes and supports annual events such as the Summit for Recycling, America Recycles Day, statewide poster contest, and CAFR annual meeting. The following is a list of additional events occurring throughout Colorado and the nation.

Changing Behaviors in Consumer Recycling: What Businesses Need to Know

August 22, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The ABC's of K-12 Food Waste Reduction: Start with the Guide to Conducting Student Food Waste Audits

August 24, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Resource Recycling Conference

August 28, 2017 - August 30, 2017

Colorado Springs Chapter Meeting and Microchip Technology Tour

August 31, 2017
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Colorado Springs

Award-Winning Procurement Programs: Spotlight on NY and MN

August 31, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

E-Scrap Conference

September 18, 2017 - September 20, 2017

The APR Design Guide & The How 2 Recycle Label: A Partnership to Expand and Improve Plastics Recycling

September 19, 2017

Improving Safety at Transfer Stations in Rural Communities

September 19, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

September 2017 CAFR Board of Directors Meeting

September 21, 2017
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Yampa Valley Community Recycling Drop-Off

September 23, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Steamboat Springs

Reducing Waste Disposal at Transfer Stations in Rural Communities

September 28, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

2017 CAFR Annual Meeting

October 4, 2017
Colorado Springs

Compost Operations Training

October 30, 2017 - November 3, 2017
Fort Collins

2016 National Postconsumer Plastics Bottle Recycling Rate Report Overview

November 7, 2017

November 2017 CAFR Board of Directors Meeting

November 16, 2017
12:00pm - 4:00pm