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GLRPPR Contacts: Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) - Recycling Grants Program

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Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) - Recycling Grants Program
620 East Adams Street
Springfield, IL 62701
Telephone: 217-524-0933
www.commerce.state.il.us/dceo/Bureaus/Energy_Recycling/Recy...
jmarklan@commerce.state.il.us

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  • The purpose of the Recycling Grants Programs is to increase the quantity of materials recycled in Illinois and to advance the self-suffciency of the recycling industry. Private businesses, governmental entities and not-for-profit organizations may apply for grants. Funding is provided through a competitive grant round process. Applicants may request up to $50,000 for projects that establish new recycling collection programs or expand existing collection programs. Applicants may request up to $100,000 for projects that process more than 7,000 tons annually of post-consumer recyclable commodities from more than one source for shipment to secondary processors and/or end markets. Applicants that process more than 3,000 tons annually, but less than 7,000 tons annually may request up to $50,000. An applicant investment of at least fifty percent is required for all proposals.

GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).

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