Welcome to the Iowa Recycling Association
The Iowa Recycling Association (IRA) is a statewide non-profit serving its members who are vested in the recycling industry. Through ongoing communication, representation and education, the IRA strives to advance recycling practices across the state. Existing and potential members are invited to actively participate in upcoming events, attend Board meetings and take advantage of education opportunities. The IRA is continually evolving to better serve you. Let us know how we can help!
Instead of turning old paper and cardboard into new paper, engineers at the University of Iowa are working to enhance the process of turning wastepaper into high-value fiber reinforced plastic (FRP) composites.
The coronavirus pandemic has brought sweeping changes to the U.S., including significant effects for an industry that has continued its work throughout the crisis.
Safely managing used lithium batteries has become a significant challenge for the waste industry.
Participate in this crash course for a sneak peek into the APR Design® for Plastics Recyclability Training Program, where our experts will walk you through The APR Design® Guide and how you can utilize it to fit your company’s needs.