Category Archives: Association News and Events

NRC: The China Crisis – Whose Crisis is It?

WASHINGTON, DC — It is ours. Recycled materials and trash should look very different from each other, but for years they have been converging in the U.S. China has not been the creator of today’s crisis in the industry – U.S. mills have been complaining for years – but China’s recent embargo of U.S. recycling […]

LEEA and IPAF working together to the benefit of members

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) CEO, Dr Ross Moloney, recently met with Tim Whiteman, CEO of The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), and Richard Whiting, UK Market General Manager for IPAF, to discuss shared approaches for supporting members as well as exploring opportunities to work closely together in the future across the sector.

WEBINAR: Preparing for New York State and New York City’s Sexual Harassment Prevention Mandates

WHEN: Thursday, May 31, 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. COST: $35 for AGC NYS Members, $55 for non-members Register Here. New York State and New York City each have passed sweeping measures intended to combat harassment in the workplace. The New York State budget, which Governor Andrew Cuomo signed on April 12, 2018, contains new […]

CDRA Executive Director: More transparency is coming

by William Turley, CDRA Executive Director There have been several anecdotal reports over the years about how the recycling rates claimed by some mixed C&D facilities under the recycling credits are not credible in the Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED) program. I am sure many of you are aware of facilities providing their […]

CDRA celebrates 25 years of C&D World, announces strategic partnership and sets record for fundraising

Chicago, IL — The Construction & Demolition Recycling Association (CDRA) celebrated the 25th anniversary of its signature meeting, C&D World, and announced strategic initiatives designed to guide its efforts to serve the C&D industry. The group also held a highly successful fundraiser for its issues and education fund.