RRS Senior Consultant Elected NRC Chair
November 23, 2016, Ann Arbor, Mich. – Sustainability and recycling consultancy, Resource Recycling Systems (RRS), announced senior consultant Juri Freeman’s election to chair for the National Recycling Coalition (NRC).
Mr. Freeman joined RRS in February 2016 where he has participated in projects developing tools to help municipalities plan for recycling program changes, analyzing regions to understand recycling markets, and developing methodologies for estimating site-specific diversion rates.
Mr. Freeman’s background includes over 10 years of solid waste and recycling experience including direct municipality experience as recycling program manager for the city and county of Denver, Colo., as well as consulting experience.
“The NRC has a mission to maintain a prosperous and productive American recycling system,” stated Mr. Freeman. “Together we can support that mission by increasing engagement with our recycling organization affiliates and continuing to have a voice in the materials management industry.”
The NRC is a non-profit organization comprised of 23 affiliated recycling organizations with over 6,000 members that include representatives from waste reduction, reuse, recycling and composting. The NRC provides tools, resources and a voice for every sector of the recycling industry across the country.
More information on the NRC can be found at www.nrcrecycles.org.
Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, RRS is a sustainability and recycling consulting firm that strives to create a world where resources are managed to maximize economic and social benefit while minimizing environmental harm. The firm has cutting-edge industry professionals, engineers, economists, technical analysts, and communication specialists who share this vision and possess core strengths in materials and recovery, life cycle management, applied sustainable design, and collaborative action development. RRS serves both the public and private sectors to manage change in a resource-constrained world. www.recycle.com
Melissa Radiwon, Marketing Manager, RRS