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One of CAFR's key functions is to connect our membership with materials management activities across the state. If you, your business, or your organization is offering or promoting a related professional event, please send posting information to Amy Randell.

CAFR Events Archive

Interested in what CAFR has been up to? Can't remember the name of that great speaker? Looking for handout or presentation files?

Check out the CAFR events archive for all of that and more!


CAFR organizes and supports annual events such as the Summit for Recycling, America Recycles Day, statewide poster contest, and CAFR annual meeting. The following is a list of additional events occurring throughout Colorado and the nation.

The APR Design Guide for Plastics Recyclability: A Guided Tour through this Comprehensive Product Design Reference Tool

June 28, 2016

Colorado Council for Sustainable Purchasing Meeting

July 5, 2016
9:00am - 10:00am

Education & Outreach Committee Meeting

July 6, 2016
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Conference Call

CAFR Policy Committee Meeting

July 18, 2016
1:30pm - 3:00pm
Conference Call

July 2016 CAFR Board of Directors Meeting

July 21, 2016
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Local Government's Role in Implementing the Colorado Solid Waste Regulations/Landfill Operator Training

July 23, 2016

Introduction to Zero Waste Class

July 25, 2016
9:00am - 5:00pm
Fort Collins

Plastics Recycling Works: Facts and Figures to Support a Thriving Industry

August 9, 2016

CURC Webinar: Finding Solutions for Hard to Recycle Items

August 11, 2016
11:00am - 12:30pm

Rocky Mountain Organics Council Meeting

August 16, 2016
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Grand Junction

August 2016 CAFR Board of Directors Meeting

August 25, 2016
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Conference Call

Resource Recycling Conference

August 30, 2016 - September 1, 2016
New Orleans

Recycling Rigid Plastics Beyond Bottles: Resources to Support MRFs and Municipalities

September 6, 2016

E-Scrap 2016

September 20, 2016 - September 22, 2016
New Orleans

September 2016 CAFR Board of Directors Meeting

September 22, 2016

Colorado SWANA Annual Conference

October 3, 2016 - October 5, 2016

2015 PET Container Recycling Rate Report Overview

October 18, 2016

CURC Webinar: Beyond Composting - Campus Food Recovery Programs

October 20, 2016
11:00am - 12:30pm

October 2016 CAFR Board of Directors Meeting

October 20, 2016

2015 National Postconsumer Plastics Bottle Recycling Rate Report Overview

November 15, 2016

November 2016 CAFR Board of Directors Meeting

November 17, 2016

CURC Webinar: Using Contracts to Advance Waste Reduction Efforts

December 8, 2016
11:00am - 12:30pm