Nine e-Stewards Certified Companies will participate in the Advance Plus program in 2020 to employ people with disabilities. The program was piloted by Blue Star Recyclers and expanded to certified e-Steward recyclers to extend job opportunities for people with autism and other disAbilities. Read the e-Stewards story here.
Blue Star Recyclers is working with 7 Rotary Clubs to create employment opportunities in a recycling facility in the Roaring Fork Valley. But warehouse space is hard to find. The article explains the opportunities and the challenge. Read more.
Blue Star Recyclers was honored to be the winner of the Denver Office of Sustainability’s Love This Place Award for Visionary. The Love This Place Award recognizes visionary sustainability leaders who are helping Denver achieve its 2020 Sustainability Goals. The Visionary nominee brings “big ideas” to the table and is not afraid to challenge conventional wisdom – pushes the envelope of what’s possible; inspires, encourages, motivates others to take action; and serves as an advocate, champion, and instigator. The award was presented at the City and County of Denver Sustainability Summit.