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Member Appreciation Picnic hosted by NCRA and Zero Waste Youth USA

NCRA & Zero Waste Youth USA have teamed up to host the annual Member's Picnic! Join us for a day ...

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Introduction To Recycling (ITR)

Sign-up today for the September 2015 ITR. Register HERE! The rapid growth of the recycling industry - 550% since 1989 (CalRecycle/CIWMB estimate) ...

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Join NCRA & Oakland Recycles Saturday, 9/26!

  The Northern California Recycling Association (NCRA) is going door-to-door in Oakland to promote recycling and composting among Oakland multi-family residents and ...

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THANK YOU to our 2015 Zero Waste Week/Recycling Update Sponsors!

We are extremely grateful for your support!  Contributions from these organizations helped fund scholarships and low-fee tickets to Zero Waste Week ...

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NCRA is a 501(c)6 non-profit trade organization of recycling businesses, community groups, municipalities and individuals. Our mission is to promote waste reduction, reuse, salvaging, recycling and composting as vital tools for resource and energy conservation and as cost-effective, environmentally sound methods of disposing of discarded materials.

Boat Rocker - Bag It Movie Monster

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Founded in 1978, the majority of our members are located in Northern California. Boat rockers, we are active locally, regionally, state-wide and nationally depending on what needs to be done.

Please peruse our website and let us know what you think. Though designed to facilitate our effectiveness as a trade group, it is also chock full of information. It will evolve over time and would greatly benefit from your input.