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America Recycles Pledge

We invite U.S.-based organizations to sign the America Recycles Pledge. Join others that have signed the pledge to work toward a more resilient materials economy. By submitting the pledge form below, you are signifying your interest to participate in ongoing dialogues and to take action with other pledge signers to improve America’s recycling system.

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This is a photo of the America Recycles Day 2018 Pledge, signed by all 45 of the original participating organizations.Pledge Signatories

Below is the current list of signatories, totaling 87.

During the America Recycles Day Summit on November 15, 2018, 45 organizations, including EPA, signed the pledge, as seen in the graphic to the right.


Thank you to all our pledge signers!

Allegany County, Maryland
Artist at Heart, LLC
The Aluminum Association
American Beverage Association
American Chemistry Council
American Forest & Paper Association
American Iron and Steel Institute
Association of Plastic Recyclers
Association of State and Territorial Solid Waste Management Officials
Battery Council International
Can Manufacturers Institute
Carilion Clinic
Cascadia Consulting Group
City of Boston, Massachusetts
City of Lebanon, New Hampshire
City of New York Department of Sanitation
Clackamas County, Oregon
Closed Loop Partners
The Coca-Cola Company
Colgate-Palmolive Company
Construction & Demolition Recycling Association
Curb Your Clutter
Danone North America
Deer Valley Resort
Delaware River and Bay Authority
Delta Institute
District of Columbia Department of Public Works
The Dow Chemical Company
EFS-plastics Inc.
End of Waste Foundation, Inc.
Environmental Council of the States
Fabri-Kal Corp.
Foodservice Packaging Institute
Ford Motor Company
General Mills
GreenBlue Institute

Green Minds Group
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries
Kathleen Stroud Global
Keep America Beautiful
Keurig Dr Pepper
Kansas City Church of the Ascension

The Metropolitan Environmental Trust
Monroe County, New York, Department of Environmental Services
More Recycling
National Center for Electronics Recycling
National Association of Counties
National Recycling Coalition
National Waste & Recycling Association
New York Department of Environmental Conservation
Northeast Recycling Council, Inc.
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Paper Recycling Coalition
Plastics Industry Association
The Procter & Gamble Company
Puerto Rico Solid Waste Management Authority
Recycling Rules
The Recycling Partnership
re:nü Waste Management
Republic Services
Rubicon Global
Specialty Graphics Imaging Association
Solid Waste Association of North America
Sony Electronics Inc
Southeast Recycling Development Council
South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Target Corporation
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
U.S. Conference of Mayors
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
The Vinyl Institute
Walmart Inc.
Washburn University
WasteCap Resource Solutions
Waste Management Recycle America
Winters Bros.

*Please note that the list of pledge signers was last updated on August 15, 2019.

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The Pledge

My organization pledges to work together with EPA and the other America Recycles Pledge signatories to build on our existing efforts to address the challenges facing our nation's recycling system and to identify solutions that create a more resilient materials economy and protect the environment. My submission of this form indicates the interest and willingness of my organization to participate in an ongoing dialogue to identify specific actions that we can take collectively with EPA and the other signatories, and within our respective organization, to improve the nation's recycling system.

Sign the Pledge

Please complete the below form in its entirety, including selecting your organization type and choosing one or more action areas in which your organization is most interested in being involved.

Please read the above pledge language carefully before you submit the form. Submission of the below form indicates your pledge signature.

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