Managing a recycling business brings on unique challenges and situations that are not taught in the typical business school environment. These challenges can be daunting for both new and seasoned professionals. ISRI’s Industry Leadership Development Program is specifically designed for recycling leaders, those looking to move up the management chain, and young professionals seeking more experience.
ISRI CONVENTION AND ANNUAL AWARDS
The ISRI2017 Annual Convention and Exposition was held in April in New Orleans and attracted 4,298 attendees, bringing together scrap recycling professionals, industry experts, and manufacturers from all 50 states and more than 40 countries to discuss the latest in the global scrap recycling business. ISRI2017 featured dozens of educational workshops and welcomed Mike Rowe, executive producer and host of Dirty Jobs, as the keynote speaker for the closing general session, and Amy Herman, acclaimed author and speaker for the opening general session.
Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to Herschel Cutler and Crawford Carpenter.
The Design for Recycling Award was presented to EcoStrate.
Transportation Safety Awards, including the Safe Driver of the Year, Vehicle Safety, and Golden Wrench Awards, were presented to ISRI members that demonstrated a strong commitment to the safety of their employees.
Our Mission | ISRI is the voice of the recycling industry, promoting safe, economically sustainable and environmentally
responsible recycling through networking, advocacy, and education.