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Waste Tire Innovative Market Development Grant Program

Deadline: October 20, 2017
For innovative ideas to help with the end use of waste tires in the state.

Register for Recycle-Bowl and America Recycles Day! 

The 2017-2018 school year is off and running … and the time has come to register for Keep America Beautiful’s fall recycling programs.

CDPHE accepting applications for Pollution Prevention Advisory Board Assistance Committee

The vacancy that is available can be filled only by an individual who is employed by or has the ability to represent a for-profit business or nonprofit organization and is registered to vote with the Republican Party or as an unaffiliated voter.

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Grants

Deadline: October 31, 2017
Funding for alternative fueling infrastructure and alternative fuel vehicles, cover 80% of the conversion costs to switch to natural gas.

Great American Can Roundup School Challenge

Deadline: November 15, 2017
The Can Manufacturers Institute will award $1,000 to the school in each state that recycles the most aluminum beverage cans per student between America Recycles Day (Nov. 15) and Earth Day (April 22).

Solidwaste Management Grant Program

Deadline: December 31, 2017
The purpose of the Solid Waste Management Grant Program includes providing technical assistance and/or training to help communities reduce the solid waste stream.

Cart-based Curbside Recycling Collection Grant

Deadline: Open call for applications
For upgrades to cart-based curbside recycling collection.

Environmental Research and Education Foundation

Deadline: January 6, 2018
The Foundation seeks to support scientific research related to sustainable solid waste management practices.

Colorado Climate Fund Climate & Community Benefit Projects

CCF is looking specifically for Colorado-based organizations that address areas around social and economic equity in addition to environmental conservation, while preferably having an element of carbon reduction included.

Register now for CAFR’s 2017 Annual Meeting

Join us October 4 in Colorado Springs. This networking meeting is for CAFR members and people interested in recycling. Learn about what’s going on in recycling in Colorado and the recent activities and accomplishments of CAFR.