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Recycling and Solid Waste Management


Do you want to become a Certified Recycling Professional (CRP)?

You have two options:

1. The Full NJ Recycling Certification Series
Series 10: September 2015 - May 2016 *Sold Out*

2. The Alternate Recycling Certification Series
    Next offering tentatively planned for Spring 2016
     *Previous public sector experience required*

Not sure which series is right for you? Click here.


Do you need training for CRP Recertification Credits, Compost Operators, or Clean Communities Managers?

Here is a list of our current course offerings:

Clean Communities Certificate Training
August 6, 13, and 20, 2015 - CRP Credits Pending

Recycling Health and Safety
September 10, 2015 - 3 CRP Credits

NJ Compost Operator Certification Course
September 29, 2015 - 6 CRP Credits

Recycling: Understanding Sustainability Management
December 1, 2015 - 6 CRP Credits

Recycling Public Policy
March 17, 2016 - 6 CRP Credits


Educational Opportunities from Other Training Providers
Note: These classes are not run by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education. Please contact the training provider directly with questions or to register.

Product Stewardship Institute Webinars
Ongoing webinars focused on a variety of topics related to recycling and sustainability.

College & University Recycling Coalition 2015 Webinar Series
Series of six, bi-monthly programs on waste reduction and sustainable materials management at higher education institutions.

EPA Recycling and Solid Waste Educational Web Series
Ongoing - 1.5 CRP Credits per webinar


Recycling and Solid Waste Training

*NEW*
Sustainable Resource Management Professional
(SRMP) Certification

CRPs now have the option of earning a new national certification, Sustainable Resource Management Professional (SRMP). Click here for more info.

Scholarship Opportunity!

The Association of New Jersey Recyclers (ANJR) is offering funding to a qualified applicant who is an ANJR member in good standing to complete the NJ Recycling Certification Program. Read more and apply here.