At Washington Refuse & Recycling Association (WRRA), we believe that you will quickly realize the value of becoming an Associate Member of our association. The WRRA is the largest trade association in Washington State representing private sector interests in the solid waste and recycling industries. The WRRA is also the longest running, state solid waste and recycling association in the Western United States, having been formed in 1947.

The benefits of being a WRRA Associate are numerous and include:

  • An opportunity for your company to attend and network with WRRA Member Companies at WRRA Exclusive Member Events (Legislative Reception, Annual Meeting, Christmas Meeting & Banquet, etc.)

  • Access to The Route - WRRA's monthly newsletter

  • Advertising opportunities in The Route

  • E-mail notifications concerning the solid waste and recycling industries and the WRRA

  • Inclusion in the WRRA Membership Directory

  • Access to 'member only' information on our website

  • WRRA Staff support


Thank you for your interest in the WRRA.  If you have any questions about the WRRA Associate membership or would like to join, please send an email to Brad Lovaas, Executive Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call WRRA at (360) 943-8859.