Sustainability Webinar

March 2019 --

Through our partnership with the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council, we look for opportunities to extend sustainability-focused resources to our suppliers. Please consider how this free webinar aligns with your sustainability plans.

Free Webinar

April 4, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (ET)

The need to develop a strong municipal/regional contract for solid waste and recycling services has become increasingly important due to market changes and reduced revenues for recyclables. On April 4, the Northeast Recycling Council will host the free webinar-Best Practices for Solid Waste & Recycling Contracts. The presenters will discuss the following topics:

  • Pitfalls being experienced
  • Risk and reward
  • Municipal control
  • Good management
  • Workforce stability
  • Environmental protections
  • Insuring fairness
  • Transparency in determining MRF fees and valuing each material cost on a per ton basis

Presenters

  • Shahrzad Habibi, Research and Policy Director, In the Public Interest
  • Lori Scozzafava, Division Chief of Recycling, Maryland Environmental Service
  • Michael Timpane, Principal|Vice President of Process Optimization & Material Recovery, RRS