Learn the Latest Recycling Requirements at #MACoCon

Get updated on important recycling news, including composting initiatives, new regulations for recycling facilities, and how other states are dealing with recycling market challenges, at the 2019 MACo Summer Conference.

Reduce, Reuse…Now What?


Maryland’s recycling industry is experiencing new challenges and changes. Ongoing market difficulties, composting of food waste, and new regulations for recycling facilities are changing how recycling functions – and how much it costs county governments. Panelists will discuss emerging trends, market problems, and new requirements on county recycling facilities.


  • Kaley Laleker, Director, Land and Materials Administration, Maryland Department of the Environment
  • Lori Scozzafava, Recycling Division Chief, Maryland Environmental Service
  • Julie Ufner, Associate Legislative Director, National Association of Counties


The Honorable Sarah Elfreth, Maryland Senate

Date & Time: Friday, August 16, 2019; 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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