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The Construction & Demolition Recycling Hall of Fame

First introduced at C&D World 2013, the Construction & Demolition Recycling Hall of Fame honors individuals whose careers have best served the industry and the CDRA. Recyclers and vendors are eligible for this award.

The CDRA honors prominent leaders and pioneers in the construction and demolition recycling industry who have made extraordinary contributions to their community, both personally and professionally, and have earned the respect of the industry. This award recognizes the achievements of those who have exemplified the importance of promoting and defending the environmentally sound recycling of construction and demolition material through innovative processes and have encouraged and supported others to build a career in the industry. Finally, the Construction & Demolition Recycling Hall of Fame recognizes leadership in advocating for environmentally sound practices with the regulating agencies and legislative bodies that govern waste regulations.

Requirements for Hall of Fame Candidates:

  1. Candidates must exemplify leadership, defined as outstanding and enduring contributions to the success of the industry and to improving the processes, efficiencies and/or the human relations of the industry in an active capacity for a minimum of 10 years.
  2. Candidates’ business actions and personal behavior should demonstrate courageous thinking and actions as well as vision and innovation.
  3. Candidates can come from the industry as an owner, operator, or vendor.
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