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HB15-1206 Sales & Use Tax Refund For Recycling Equipment

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02/19/2015 House Committee on Business Affairs and Labor Refer Amended to Finance

Conservation Innovation Grants

Deadline: February 24, 2015
To stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies in conjunction with agricultural production.

SB15-083 Certain Private Org Subject To CORA Requirements

02/04/2015 Senate Committee on Judiciary Postpone Indefinitely

Recycling Rebates Program

Deadline: February 27, 2015
Accepts applications for recycling rebate monies in the Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) Fund.

Rebates for Free Public Recycling Drop-Off Centers

Applications due Friday, February 27, at 3:00pm.

Recycling Bin Grant Program

Deadline: February 27, 2015
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.

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.

Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) Fund Grants Program

Deadline: March 3, 2015
Intended to fund implementation projects that promote economic development through the productive management of recyclable materials that would otherwise be treated as discards.

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.