Who We Are

RCU is a coalition of municipalities, businesses, institutions and individuals committed to improving recycling in Utah. As the State of Utah's official resource on recycling, RCU will provide value to existing and new members committed to increasing and improving recycling, conservation and solid waste reduction in Utah.

Here's How We Make a Difference

Promoting awareness of recycling, waste reduction and conservation through special events and advertising campaigns. Increasing the implementation of Recycling Market Development Zones (RMDZ) in Utah municipalities. Fostering a network of people committed to sharing ideas and information about recycling. Supporting legislation that promotes effective recycling. Promoting the purchase and use of recycled products and assisting in developing new markets for recyclable products. Supporting national recycling efforts through membership in national organizations that support and promote recycling. Providing technical information about recycling, conservation, composting and reuse. Expanding the membership base of RCU.

What Our Mission Is

As members of the Recycling Coalition of Utah (RCU), our mission is to increase recycling and recycling awareness in the State of Utah.

On-line Resources for Teachers in Utah Schools!

Educators: get lesson plans for your class!

RCU has a number of lesson plans for teachers to not only help students learn about recycling but incorporate grade level skills for math and science.

Recycling Lesson Plans for Educators

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