4-Part Series: Safety & Environmental Issues of the Recycling Industry
ISRI’s Advocacy Agenda for 2020 emphasizes seven broad issue areas affecting the industry: Market Development & Economic Opportunity, Sustainability and the Environment, International Trade, Transportation & Infrastructure Development, Workforce Safety Initiatives, Workforce and Immigration Issues and Regulatory Policy.
ISRI prepared a comprehensive 2020 Advocacy Agenda that focused our efforts on seven broad issue areas affecting the industry.
ISRI - through its combined network of national and chapter resources - tracked and reported on more than 500 state bills and regulations across the nation
ISRI advocated for the EPA to issue a clarifying memo with much-needed guidance for recyclers that routinely recycle vehicles containing airbags. These efforts proved successful when the EPA recently issued such a memo dated July 19.
From the moment rumors began circulating in May that China was considering banning certain scrap imports and severely restricting others, ISRI worked aggressively to activate the U.S. Government and other entities around the world
ISRI Opposes Export Controls in Comments with the Bureau of Industry Security.
Focused on solutions to the complex challenges facing the residential recycling stream, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) today testified during a hearing in front of the House Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
On Wednesday, February 26, the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) testified in front Maine’s Joint Committee on Environment and Natural Resources in opposition to a bill regarding Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR).
ISRI PAC provides contributions to campaigns of members of Congress or candidates seeking federal elective office who have demonstrated a willingness to support recycling and ISRI’s legislative and regulatory agenda.
Through its chapter network, ISRI tracks legislation and advocates for the industry across the states.
As a results of ISRI’s advocacy efforts, the U.S. Mint resumed its Mutilated Coin Redemption Program after a three-year suspension.
To combat the important issue of metals theft, ISRI has developed www.ScrapTheftAlert.com , an online theft alert system that is available to law enforcement, recyclers, and property owners – free of charge.