Live Webinar on August 30

Emissions and Fuel Efficiency from Solid Waste Collection Vehicles
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On-Demand Waste Industry Courses

Learn More About Important Industry Topics with EREF Online Courses
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2016 EREF Fall Classic and Networking Event

November 17 - The Woodlands, TX
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2016 EREF Fall Classic Poker Tournament

November 17 - The Woodlands, TX
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School Cafeteria Discards Assessment Project (SCrAP)

Calling All K-12 Schools
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Our Mission

Funding and directing scientific research and educational initiatives for waste management practices to benefit industry participants and the communities they serve.


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August 22 - August 25
Indiana Convention Center Indianapolis IN
Thu 08

EREF Webinar – Resource Recovery from Food Wastes

September 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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If you believe as we do, in the value of empirical science which can develop and evaluate new approaches to manage solid waste, we encourage you to join us in our mission.  


“Historically, money spent on scientific research has been limited. But today, qualified answers are beginning to arrive thanks to EREF.”