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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
    May 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2016; Exam on June 2, 2016
     *Previous public sector experience required*

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

Do you want to become a Certified Clean Communities Coordinator?

Clean Communities Certification Training
March 2, 9 and 16, 2016 - 15 CRP Credits


Do you need training for CRP Recertification Credits or Compost Operators?

Here is a list of our current course offerings:

Preparing Recycling Tonnage Reports
March 2, 2016 - 3 CRP Credits

Recycling Public Policy
March 11, 2016 - 6 CRP Credits
*Sold Out*

NJ Compost Operator Certification Course
April 26, 2016 - 6 CRP Credits

Recycling Health and Safety
May 19, 2016 (AM Only) - 3 CRP Credits

Recycling: Time Management
June 9, 2016 (AM Only) - 3 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.

Keep America Beautiful Webinar -Plastics Recycling Doesn't Have to be Confusing: Terminology for Improving Community Outreach
February 16, 2016, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST
Join this webinar to learn best practices for communicating with your residents about plastics recycling and to discuss the best way to communicate about the commodities you collect with haulers and MRFs.

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

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.