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2019 ARC Annual Awards

ARC’s Annual Awards Program recognizes individuals, organizations and industry leaders and their significant contributions.
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2019 Annual Conference & Trade Show

The Annual Conference in Eureka Springs is a meeting of the best of the best when it comes to recycling and sustainability in Arkansas.
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2019 Spring Recycling & Sustainability Summit

Presentations on forestry, alternative energy sources, industrial services, and legislative changes.
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2019 Student Environmental & Recycling Summit

Bringing together junior and senior high school and college students as well as teachers and educators
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Welcome to the ARC on the Web!

Who We Are:

The Arkansas Recycling Coalition (ARC) unites large and small companies, government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and individuals in a common effort to promote REDUCE, REUSE, REPURPOSE and RECYCLE as the primary means of SUSTAINABLE waste management in Arkansas. The unique blend of over 200 members promotes a sharing of ideas and understanding of diverse interests and needs.

Where We Have Been:

The ARC was formed in 1989 in response to the need for comprehensive information and programs on reduce, reuse,recycle, and waste reduction. The original effort was spearheaded by Ozark Recycling Enterprise, Inc. through a Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation grant.

Where We Are Going:

The ARC is committed to assisting members in improving their reduce, reuse, repurpose, and recycle opportunities, recycle skills and techniques through education, special studies, research and the exchange of ideas and technical knowledge. The ARC has pledged to educate the general public and members of government and the business community about the economic and environmental significance of recycling.

ARC Recent News & Events

Below is a regularly updated listing of Arkansas Recycling Coalition events coming up. Check back here frequently or visit our News page. Contact us if you have any questions!

Coca-Cola/KAB Public Space Recycling Bin Grant

March 3 – last day to apply for the Coca-Cola/KAB Public Space Recycling Bin Grant The Coca-Cola/KAB Public Space Recycling Bin Grant Program is accepting applications online through March 3. This grant provides durable recycling bins to government agencies, civic organizations,
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ARC Theme Contest

The Arkansas Recycling Coalition is holding a contest for a Theme for the 25thAnnual ARC Recycling and Sustainability Conference. In years past the ARC Board of Directors selected the Theme, but this year we are opening it up to all ARC members. The winning Theme will be used in the 2
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Mid-Year Recycling/Sustainability Summit – El Dorado, AR

*** REMINDER *** Only 9 more days until the Mid-Year ARC Recycling/Sustainability Summit.  If you have not registered –  complete the  registration form attached below or call the ARC office – 866-290-1429.  The Mid-Year ARC  Recycling/Sustainabililty Summit May 14, 2015 |
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