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Waste diversion bill introduced in House

The bill directs the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment and the Colorado Office of Economic Development to assist in increasing waste diversion in Colorado by establishing diversion goals, requiring data collection and reporting by counties and landfills, and providing technical assistance to counties and landfills regarding the data collection and reporting.

HB17-1275 Increase Solid Waste Diversion

03/17/2017 House Introduced In House – Assigned to Transportation & Energy

Advanced Industry Infrastructure Grant

Deadline: April 1, 2017
This grant uses funding to accelerate commercialization and innovation of advanced industry products and services by building capacity and workforce for the advanced industries ecosystem.

Foam Recycling Grants

Deadlne: April 17, 2017
Public and private entities that operate a material recovery facility or manage residential curbside programs are eligible to apply.

EPA Environmental Education Grants

Deadline: April 2017
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.

Environmental Research and Education Foundation

Deadline: June 1, 2017
The Foundation seeks to support scientific research related to sustainable solid waste management practices.

Recycling and Solid Waste Manager

Organization: University of Colorado Boulder
Salary: $47,000-$53,000
Deadline: March 24, 2017

Manager, Recycling Programs

Organization: Keep America Beautiful
Salary: Consistent with experience and salary history
Deadline: Open until filled

Waste & Recycling Service for Golden Events

Organization: City of Golden
Deadline: March 10, 2017

Sustainability Coordinator

Organization: Creighton University
Salary: Not indicated
Deadline: Open until filled