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National Conference

The Keep America Beautiful National Conference, our premier educational, training, and networking event, brings together hundreds of leaders from the nonprofit’s national network of community-based affiliates, civic and business leaders, policymakers, and other experts who share innovative ideas and proven strategies to help end littering, improve recycling, and beautify America’s communities.

The 2020 National Conference, which takes place Feb. 12-14 at The Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee, will also highlight the award-winning work of Keep America Beautiful affiliates, partner organizations, community leaders and volunteers from across the U.S. at the annual Keep America Beautiful National Awards Ceremony, which will take place on Thursday, Feb. 13.

Recycling Marketing Development Workshop

A special, pre-conference “Recycling Market Development Workshop,” hosted by Keep America Beautiful, National Recycling Coalition, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Resource Recycling Systems, is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 11, at The Peabody Hotel. The workshop will feature a robust and interactive discussion about recycling market development and education.

Engage and network with recycling professionals to discuss current and evolving initiatives to support recycling markets and programs. Learn about innovative recycling infrastructure developments and recycling tools that support new and expanding recycling markets. Attendees will also come away with an understanding of how state and local governments help enhance recycling infrastructure by supporting regional circular economies.

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