John Christensen Wins Recycling Champion Award
John Christensen Wins Recycling Champion Award!
The Recycling Coalition of West Virginia in collaboration with the state’s solid waste authorities honored Recycling Champions across the State. These champions reach beyond their normal responsibilities to contribute time and service to support the recycling industry in the Mountain state. For 2015, the Recycling Coalition of West Virginia recognized four individuals, groups, and businesses – including long time local recycling advocate John Christensen. Mr. Christensen is a Berkeley County resident and a five year member of the Board of Directors of the Berkeley County SWA. Mr. Christensen is recognized for providing significant recycling leadership across the state for over two decades.
The Recycling Coalition of West Virginia is a non-profit environmental organization whose mission is to promote the effective and sustainable reduction, reuse and recycling of materials otherwise destined for disposal. The Recycling Coalition pursues these goals through the promotion of purchasing products made with recycled content material; by coordinating and facilitating activities relative to recycling; by fostering communications among organizations, government agencies and individuals and through the sharing of ideas and resources.