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Industrial and Commercial Recycling

  • 30 Sep 2015
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Newport Community Center, 433 Prospect Ave, Newport, TN 37922


  • Member Benefit
  • Includes Workshops, Tours, Lunch and TRC membership

Registration is closed

September 30th

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Newport Community Center

433 Prospect Avenue

Newport, TN 37922

(423) 624-7304

FREE for Members!

$25 for Workshop, Lunch and TRC Membership

Three Workshops and Two Tours!

Drop-Off Center Operation & Non-Traditional Recycling

Zach Johnson, Recycling Coordinator at the Knox County Engineering and Public Works Department, Division of Solid Waste Management will be discussing the operation of Knox County’s seven convenience centers and the positive aspects of some of Knox County's non-traditional recycling programs. These include but are not limited to carpet, cooking oil, and fluorescent tube recycling programs.

Post Industrial Recycling

Jack Horner, Marketing Director at Miller Recycling, will present an over view of working with industries to determine products they can recycle and divert from their waste streams to include: 1) Promoting recycling to industries, 2) Introduction of recycling to an industry, 3) Waste studies for industries, 4) Cost reductions and revenues from recycling, 5) Community benefits of industrial recycling and 6) Tour of Miller Recycling, LLC

Commercial Recycling

Clark Lindsey, President of Tennessee American Recycling, LLC will present information on commercial recycling followed by a tour of the Lowland Plant.

Be a part of a team that helps industries and local communities conserve resources and increase landfill lifespans while saving time and money.


Register online at TennesseeRecyclingCoalition.Org.  If you have any questions call or email Jack Horner, (423) 200-7733 | Jack.Horner@att.net.

Lunch will be provided.

Accepted methods of payments the day of the workshop are cash and check.


Hotel:   Best Western, 1015 Cosby Hwy (exit 435, I-40), Newport at $69.95 per night. Ask for Tennessee Recycling Coalition rate (424-623-8713).




Miller Recycling and Tennessee American Recycling, LLC

Working together to promote reuse and recycling activities in Tennessee.

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