Recycling Business Assistance Center

The RBAC office provides technical and business development assistance to recycling companies and assists companies in devising waste management strategies and identifying recycling opportunities. The office also administers and facilitates grants and loans for environmental projects in coordination with the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), and the NC Department of Commerce. The RBAC publishes an online Directory of Markets of Recyclable Materials which is updated weekly at

For additional information, contact RBAC Director Matt Ewadinger at 704-264-2980 or visit