Increasing Recycling Participation: Find information to help you improve the recycling performance in your city or county and the programs that serve them.
Social Marketing: Defines social marketing and techniques to make it work for your recycling program.
Social Media: Reprint of “Friendly Recycling” article in Resource Recycling’s December 2009 issue. Learn about RE3.org’s use of social media to educate about recycling.
Social Media: Use of New Media to Cause Recycling Behavior Change - Use of social media to promote recycling resulted in improved attitudes about recycling and increased recycling rates on a university campus.
Media Options: Pros and cons of various media. Explains which options will work best for your recycling program and audience (pdf format).
Group Activities: Public outreach activities from your recycling colleagues (pdf format) .
School Recycling: RE3.org partners with the Recycle Guys to spread recycling messages to schools.
Event & Venue Recycling: How to initiate recycling at your event and venue.
College and University Recycling: Examples of recycling from N.C. collegiate recycling programs.
Collection & Materials: Learn more about increasing collections and range of recyclable materials (pdf format).
Commodity Fluctuations: Markets turn discarded materials into commodities, requiring a different way of thinking about waste (pdf format).
Working with the Private Sector: Collectors, Processors and End-users play a vital role in North Carolina recycling programs (pdf format).