Other Languages

LangGerman LangChi langFr

Advocacy & Compliance

2020 Advocacy Agenda

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.

BillyJohnsonTestimony_365x210

ISRI Offers a Way Forward for Residential Recycling During Congressional Testimony

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.

Learn More

maine_capitol

Recyclers Identify Flaws in Maine’s Proposed EPR Legislation

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).  

Learn More



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.

Get Involved

state-policy

Through its chapter network, ISRI tracks legislation and advocates for the industry across the states.

subjThumb5

As a results of ISRI’s advocacy efforts, the U.S. Mint resumed its Mutilated Coin Redemption Program after a three-year suspension.

subjThumb2

Materials Theft

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.