2018 OALPRP Conference

Celebrating 30 Years of OALPRP: A Recycling Renaissance

Registration Now Open!

We hope you'll join your colleagues June 12th-June 14th at the, newly renovated, Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel, located in Toledo, Ohio, for a unique look at our impact on our environment and how your efforts to promote recycling, waste reduction, and litter management are making a difference!

SWANA is crediting 9 CEU's for full conference attendance!

Visit www.oalprp.org for a copy of the draft Conference Program & Agenda.


Tuesday, June 12th, 8am to Thursday, June 14th, 2pm

Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel, 444 North Summit Street, Toledo, OH, USA

Rooms are $149.00. Hotel registration must be made before May 21st to guarantee room rate and availability. When making reservations, please use this Hotel Reservation Link or call 1‐419‐244‐2444 and request Ohio Association of Litter Prevention & Recycling Professionals (OALPRP) conference room rates.


Valet: The hotel offers Valet Parking for $22 per day with 24 Hour in and out access. Vistula Garage, 610 Superior St.: Privately owned but connected to the hotel by an underground concourse. Entry is on Superior St. and Orange. Parking rates: $8.00 for 24 Hours (no in and out privileges).

Conference Agenda

Tuesday, June 12

8:00 AM Conference Registration Opens

8:30 AM Begin Boarding Bus

9:00 AM Depart for Tours

9:30 AM Tour Phoenix Technologies International

10:45 AM Tour Bowling Green Solar Field

Noon Arrive at Blue Creek Nature Preserve + Lunch

1:00 PM Presentation by Nature's Nursery

1:45 PM Presentation by Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District

2:30 PM Board Bus + Snack

3:00 PM Tour Lucas County Water Resource Recovery Facility

4:30 PM Return to Hotel (Evening on Own)

Wednesday, June 13

7:30 AM Registration Opens + Breakfast Begins

8:45 AM Welcome + Opening Remarks

9:30 AM Concurrent Sessions

10:30 AM Break + Visit Exhibitors + Silent Auction Opens

11:00 AM Concurrent Sessions

Noon Lunch

1:30 PM Concurrent Sessions

2:30 PM Break + Visit Exhibitors + Silent Auction Opens

3:00 PM Concurrent Sessions

4:00 PM Visit Exhibitors + Silent Auction Last Call

5:00 PM Silent Auction Winners Announced

6:00 PM Evening at the National Museum of the Great Lakes + Dinner Provided

Thursday, June 14

8:30 AM Travel to Boat Tour (Within Walking Distance from Hotel)

9:00 AM Water Quality Boat Tour Aboard the Sandpiper Boat + Light Breakfast

11:00 AM Return to Hotel

11:30 AM Check Out by Noon + Self Transportation to Lunch

Noon Lunch at The Original Tony Packo's

1:00 PM Full Membership Meeting

2:00 PM Adjourn