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Enviro Center

Turning the Tide on Waste

Time1 to 4 pm
LocationSebastopol Vets Auditorium
282 S. High Street
DescriptionLandfill Issues and Zero Waste Communities Workshop

Decision Makers, Activists and Concerned Citizens:
-- Are you interested in learning how Sonoma County could divert more and landfill less?
-- Would you like to hear local professionals report on California counties and cites who are moving toward Zero Waste?

Topics & Speakers:
Ten minutes each, followed by a Facilitated Group Discussion
  • Our Nation's Number One Product is Now Waste - Dr. Jane E. Nielson, Geologist
  • What Is Zero Waste? - Linda Christopher, Grass Roots Recycling Network
  • Mandatory Recycling & Maximizing Diversion - Kevin Drew, San Francisco Zero Waste Program
  • Diverting Organics Means More Than Composting- Will Bakx, Sonoma Compost Company
  • Mandatory Commercial Recycling Coming Soon - Leslie Lukacs, L2 Environmental
  • Resource Recovery Parks - Dan Knapp, Owner, Urban Ore, Inc. Green Events - Mary Munat, Green Mary.com
  • Reuse - The Unsung Hero - Portia Sinnott, LITE Initiatives/Zero Waste Sonoma County
  • Extended Producer Responsibility - Ken Wells, Guiding Sustainability
  • Getting to Zero Through Aggressive Contract Management
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the door
To register and for additional information, or to enquire about sponsoring this workshop and related projects, please email or call (see below)

Get PDF of event flyer.
Event HostZero Waste Sonoma Co, Sonoma County Conservation Council, The Sierra Club, Sonoma Group
Phone707 579-5811

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