Local Environmental Organizations
National Environmental Non-profits


Recycling Resources
  •  American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) 
AF&PA is the national trade association of the forest, paper, and wood products industry. This site includes recycling news, publications, and tips specific to the industry.
  • America Recycles Day  
America Recycles Day is an annual event organized to promote recycling. Hundreds of organizations sponsor local events across the country to increase awareness of recycling issues.
  • Corrugated Packaging Alliance (CPA)  
CPA is a national trade organization providing corrugated industry news and recycling information.
  • Earth911 
Earth 911 is the nation’s “one-stop” environmental web portal for community-specific recycling, reuse and disposal information resources. In partnership with EPA, state and local government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and private corporations, Earth 911 assembles and consolidates consumer-oriented environmental information from over 15,000 authoritative data sources.
  • EPA’s Municipal Solid Waste Recycling
This site provides information on recycling processes, facts and figures, opportunities, and related links.
  • EPA’s Plug-In to eCycling
Plug-In To eCycling is a consumer electronics campaign working to increase the number of electronic devices collected and safely recycled in the United States.
  • Global Recycling Network 
The site provides a range of recycling related information, from a recycling business center and marketplace to a reference library.
  • National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR) 
NAPCOR is the trade association for the PET plastic industry, providing PET recycling information.
  • The National Recycling Coalition  
The National Recycling Coalition is a nonprofit organization representing all the diverse interests committed to the common goal of maximizing recycling. The Coalition provides technical education, disseminates public information on selected recycling issues, shapes public and private policy on recycling, and operates programs that encourage recycling markets and economic development.
  • Northeast Recycling Council (NERC)  
NERC’s mission is to ensure the long-term viability of recycling in the Northeast while maximizing its environmental and economic benefits.
  • Recycler’s World 
Recycler’s World is a worldwide trading site for information related to secondary or recyclable commodities, by-products, and used and surplus items or materials. It contains links to resources for recycling various types of materials.