Welcome to WSRA

The Washington State Recycling Association is a nonprofit membership organization that has been dedicated to supporting waste reduction, reuse, recycling, and composting in Washington since 1976.
Our members come from all sectors of the industry — collection, processing, manufacturing, vendors, consulting, education and outreach, government, and nonprofits. WSRA provides tools and resources, industry news and trends, educational workshops and conferences, legislative advocacy, and a large and resourceful network of people and organizations that work together to advance waste reduction practices and policies around the state.



The Benefits of Membership

Being a member of Washington State Recycling Association has many benefits. Some of these include:

  • Access to best management practices of increasing recycling in your business or community
  • Networking with hundreds of colleagues in one of the most collaborative groups of recycling professionals in the nation
  • Promotion of your business via WSRA’s website, weekly digest, press releases, and social media channels

Interested in Joining Our Board?


The Washington State Recycling Association will hold our next election in the Spring of 2023 for 2-year terms beginning on July 1, 2023.

A packet of information about serving on the WSRA board is HERE. Please reach out to WSRA Staff at recycle@wsra.net if you have questions or want more information.


Submit 2023 WSRA Conference Session Proposal Today!

Proposals will be evaluated based on their ability to provide new and innovative content to attendees. We are seeking enthusiastic and dynamic presenters that can share ideas and innovations in the recycling, waste reduction, and resource and materials management industry.

What can you share to inspire others in this industry? What do you see as the next horizon in recycling? What challenges lie ahead for all of us? What new ideas or innovations have you found to be more effective in your work? We are seeking conference breakout sessions that are interactive, inspiring, informative, and memorable.

Upcoming Events:

WSRA Recompose Tour

Date: September 18, 2023
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: Recompose Seattle – 4 S Idaho St, Seattle, WA 98134 (Get Directions)

Register Today

WRED Webinar: Juno Technologies and King County Event

Date: September 26, 2023
Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Online via Zoom

Register Today

WRED Webinar

Date: November 6, 2023
Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Online via Zoom

More information & registration coming soon!

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