Sustainable Resources

Resources for Sustainability


“The Southern California Facilities Expo will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center on April 19 and 20, 2017. The educational conference sessions will include California energy efficiency requirements, case histories about sustainable projects, and other topics. Continuing education credits will be available for LEED Professionals. The Managing Green Buildings portion of the Facilities Expo will help building professionals gain information on sustainable design products and other topics addressing LEED, Living Building Challenge, or Energy Star certification. Visit for event details and to register. For exhibiting information, contact George Runkel at (800) 827-8009 x4405 or”
“The Southern California Gas Company Energy Resource Center is offering a series of Sustainability, Industrial, and HVAC Seminars in the second quarter 2017. Seminars are free of charge, and will be held at the SoCalGas Energy Resource Center, 9240 Firestone Blvd., Downey, CA  92401, (except where otherwise noted). Registration is available at the website:; or by adding contacting webmaster@socalgas.”

National Recycling Coalition

The National Recycling Coalition is a non-profit organization concerned with materials conservation, recovery, re-use, and recycling. This includes strategies for construction and demolition waste recycling. The coalition provides seminars and webinars that should be of interest to building industry professionals, including designers, contractors, and manufacturers.

According to the National Recycling Coalition, this year, the National Recycling Coalition is working with Keep America Beautiful (KAB) to promote and spread awareness of what can be recycled, and how to recycle it correctly, in celebration of America Recycles Day. We invite you to plan your own ARD event by taking advantage of the wide variety of tools and resources KAB offers to make event planning easy and successful. Once planned, register your event here – this allows your event to become part of the national network of America Recycles Day events!

California Resource Recovery Association

The California Resource Recovery Association is California’s leading non-profit advocacy group for resource recovery, re-use, and recycling. CRRA members include solid waste and recycling professionals, local government representatives, recycling processors, waste management firms, waste haulers, and others who share an interest in materials conservation, beneficial end-use for recycled materials, recycled content products, and importantly, landfill waste diversion. They host an annual conference and trade show.

CRRA Annua Conference and Tradeshow 2017
Each year, the California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) organizes one of the most comprehensive and informative conferences dedicated to recycling and sustainable materials management in California and beyond. CRRA is well known for its training and educational offerings since the early 1970s.  The Annual Conference and Tradeshow attracts over 500 individuals annually and showcases an estimated 30 sessions each year with over 100 industry experts as presenters. This year’s event will be held at Paradise Point in beautiful San Diego, CA, August 20-23, 2017.
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