News and Events


Agricultural Plastics Recycling 

Silage bunker cover


To learn more about how your farm or greenhouse can sign up for free recycling and on farm collection of bale wrap, silage bunker covers and other film plastics, please stop in to see us at the following Conventions .

The Recycling Association of Minnesota will be staffing booths  at:

Minnesota Farmers Union Convention on  November 18th , 2016 at the Ramada Plaza, 1330 Industrial Boulevard NE , Minneapolis, MN 55413

2016 Minnesota Milk- Dairy Conference & Expo    on Wednesday , November 30  from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. and Thursday,  December 1 from 9:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. River’s Edge Convention Center  10 South Fourth Ave, St. Cloud, MN 56301



November 21st, 2015;  RAM will have a booth on the topic of “Agricultural Plastics Recycling” at the Minnesota Farmer’s Union annual conference.   If you are attending this conference, please stop by at the RAM booth to learn more about this growing concern.   Time:  8:45 a.m. to 6:p.m

Place: The conference will be held at the  Ramada Plaza Hotel located at 1330 Industrial Blvd, Minneapolis, MN

September 23rd, 2015; ReUSE Minnesota invites you to network, socialize, and relax with other reuse, rental, and repair advocates from around the state. Attend an informational social hour to learn about ReUSE MN, the organization that makes reuse happen sponsored by Wearever Recycling:

DATE:   Tuesday October 6, 2015

TIME: 5:00 – 6:00pm

PLACE: DoubleTree hotel, 7800 Normandale Blvd, Bloomington, MN 55439

1st floor lobby of the DoubleTree Hotel, (Crescent Kitchen bar area)

Please RSVP: . Your RSVP helps us plan accommodations, food, and drink.

September 6th, 2015 Co-Director Maggie Mattacola Yauk was a guest on WCCO’s News and Views, hosted by Roshini Rajkumar. 

Follow the link to hear her interview. ( Begins at 7:30 minutes in) WCCO Interview

May 11, 2015 Tour of Verso Paper (New Page) Mill and Recycling Facility in Duluth followed by Forum featuring presentations on; end markets for cartons, recycling facilities, and collectors for cartons and other paper types.

Limited space available. For more details on this timely and informative event, click here!    We hope to see you there.
2015 RAM/SWANA Annual Conference & Show
Looking for details on the RAM/SWANA conference?  Click here!

America Recycles Day
ARDAmerica Recycles Day occurs on November 15 every year.  RAM is the state organizer for the day, and we would love to help assist you plan your event.  For toolkits, ideas, and more information, click here.