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Sustainable Materials Management Intern

Organization: EPA Region 8
Salary: Unpaid
Deadline: Open until filled

Conference Scholarships Available to Attend “Summit for Recycling” in Vail

Thanks to funding from member donations, corporate sponsors and other private grants, the Colorado Association for Recycling (CAFR) announces its sixth annual Summit Scholarship Program. This fund is available for college students in Colorado.

Recycling a boon to Colorado’s economy, study shows

This study reveals that investing in infrastructure that helps reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills is a win-win situation for the economy and the environment.

SB15-076 Dispose Cathode Ray Tubes At Hazardous Waste Sites

01/14/2015 Introduced In Senate – Assigned to Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy

SB15-083 Certain Private Org Subject To CORA Requirements

01/14/2015 Introduced In Senate – Assigned to Judiciary + State, Veterans, & Military Affairs

District Manager for Solid Waste Special Service District

Organization: Moab/Grand County, Utah
Salary: Not indicated
Deadline: January 31, 2015

Student Poster Contest – Call for Entries

There are thousands of talented “green artists” in Colorado. Perhaps some of them are students of yours. Give them the chance to showcase their talent and commitment to the environment by participating in CAFR’s 9th annual recycling poster contest. All K-12 students and youth organization members are invited. Deadline for entry is April 27, 2015.

Funding Opportunity for Waste Diversion Projects

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is now accepting grant applications for projects that promote economic development through the productive management of recyclable materials that would otherwise be treated as discards. Deadline for applications is March 3, 2015.

EPA Environmental Education Grants

Deadline: February 2, 2015 and March 6, 2015
The program works to engage communities across the country through a wide variety of educational projects that have a lasting impact on people’s health by facilitating environmental stewardship.

SBDC Advanced

Deadline: Ongoing
A business development program focused on helping Colorado companies grow by providing custom-fit market research and corporate-level tools that might otherwise be out of reach for small to mid-sized businesses.