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SB16-124 Machine Tools Sales Tax Exempt Recovered Materials

04/29/2016 House Third Reading Passed – No Amendments
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Join the Pollution Prevention Advisory Board – Apply by May 19

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Great American Can Roundup School Challenge

Deadline: April 22, 2016
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).

Green Up Our Schools

Deadline: Rolling application is open
A grant program that supports elementary school waste reduction & recycling programs.

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.

Hazardous Materials Intern

Organization: Boulder County Resource Conservation Division
Salary: $14.00/Hour
Deadline: April 29, 2016

Zero Waste Program Manager

Organization: Boulder County Resource Conservation Division
Salary: $4,109.00 – $4,474.83 Monthly
Deadline: April 29, 2016

Recycling Bin Grant Program

Deadline: April 2016
The Coca-Cola/KAB Recycling Bin Grant Program supports local community recycling programs by providing bins to selected grant recipients for the collection of beverage container recyclables in public settings.

Public Park Recycling Grant

Deadline: April 2016
This grant provides durable, permanent recycling bins from a menu of options and grant recipients will have the bins shipped to their location with all expenses paid.

Pollution Prevention Grant Program

Deadline: May 2016
Projects that will be funded are those that clearly demonstrate how using P2 concepts, tools or techniques can significantly reduce or eliminate pollution across environmental media (air, water or land).