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Sept 10th: WMEAC's 13th Annual Mayors’ Grand River Cleanup

by EmmamHowe // Marketing/Green Policy Development

WMEAC is proud to host the 13th Annual Mayors’ Grand River Cleanup! This event will be hosted by WMEAC on September 10th, 2016 from 8:30am until 1pm! There will be a small breakfast available before…

Filed under: Events

Related to: Other Green Building - Other,Trade Shows and Events ,Information and Resources

Michigan Green Building

Keywords: Event,Michigan,Nature Conservation,WMEAC,Grand Rapids,Cleanup,Waste Management

0 replies | 512 views | Posted on: 07/29/2016 | Last updated: 07/29/2016

San Diego GAP Meeting #10 (Waste Audit) - Ronald McDonald House Project, June 29

by AbbieKnight

This will be Meeting #10 for the RMHCSD GAP Project. We will meet at the south end of the building on the first floor. The meeting will include: 1) Meeting #9 follow up 2) Waste Audit Please note…

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California Green Building

Keywords: Waste Management

0 replies | 259 views | Posted on: 06/23/2017 | Last updated: 06/23/2017

EBC Solid Waste Management Program: Organics Diversion- Potential Solution to Capacity Issues in MA, July 26

by AbbieKnight

Organic waste, which makes up approximately thirty five percent of the total waste stream in Massachusetts, can be broken down to recover useful elements through natural and mechanical processes. In o…

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Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Waste Management

0 replies | 788 views | Posted on: 07/10/2017 | Last updated: 07/10/2017

Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo, August 23-24 in

by AbbieKnight

The Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo brings together the industry to discover the latest trends, showcase innovation, attend high quality practical seminars and workshops, and network with key wast…

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Keywords: Recycling,Waste Management

0 replies | 457 views | Posted on: 07/19/2017 | Last updated: 07/19/2017

Energy from Waste Conference 2018, February 28- March 1, London

by AbbieKnight

Now in its 14th year, Energy from Waste is the premier conference in the UK and Europe driving new technology discussion, operational efficiency, best practice and compliance in the global energy from…

UK Green Building

Keywords: Energy,Waste,Waste Management

0 replies | 535 views | Posted on: 02/22/2018 | Last updated: 02/22/2018

17th Municipal Green Building Conference & Expo / April 19 / Los Angeles

by JulieDB // Communications in Green Building, Sustainability

Join thought-leaders, from across 88 LA area cities, who are dedicated to a sustainable and energy efficient built environment for all communities. The 17th Municipal Green Building Conference & Expo …

Filed under: Education

Keywords: Green Building,Design,Sustainable Transportation,Social Equity,Net Zero Water,Green Building Certifications,Waste Management,Zero Net Energy,Conference,codes

0 replies | 2030 views | Posted on: 03/28/2018 | Last updated: 03/29/2018

RecyclingWorks Practical Skills Compost Workshop, Greenfield MA, June 1st

by AbbieKnight

RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts is hosting a no-cost Practical Skills Compost Workshop with emphasis on composting food materials. This half-day workshop will focus on operator competency in compost s…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Composting,Workshop,Waste Management

0 replies | 649 views | Posted on: 04/12/2018 | Last updated: 04/12/2018

The Australasian Waste & Recyling Expo (AWRE) - August 29-30, Sydney

by AbbieKnight

The Australasian Waste & Recycling Expo (AWRE) challenges thinking about waste through a two-day collaboration into the now and future of waste disposal and recovery. As Sydney’s only annual industr…

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Keywords: Recycling,Waste Management

0 replies | 556 views | Posted on: 08/13/2018 | Last updated: 08/13/2018

NorthEast Recycling Council Fall Conference, October 30-31, 2018, Rocky Hill, Connecticut

by Aditya

NERC's Fall 2018 Conference—The Future of MRFs—will be held on October 30th - 31st in Rocky Hill, Connecticut. NERC's events are designed to provide attendees with the opportunity to learn, sha…

Filed under: Environment

Connecticut Green Building

Keywords: Green Communities,Recycling,Local Environmental Action,Waste Management,Sustainable Living

0 replies | 935 views | Posted on: 08/21/2018 | Last updated: 08/21/2018

Arkansas Recycling Coalition's 28th Annual Conference and Trade Show, October 8-10, 2018, Eureka Springs, Arkansas

by Aditya

Pathways to Sustainability, ARC's 2018 Annual Conference theme, takes place at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks Hotel & Convention Center, Eureka Springs, AR, on October 8-10, 2018. We have had some…

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

Keywords: Sustainable Communities,Recycling,Waste Management,Solid Waste

0 replies | 639 views | Posted on: 08/21/2018 | Last updated: 08/21/2018

Fall WasteWise Forum, November 8th, Westborough, MA

by Phillip304 // Green Research & Development Analyst

The WasteWise forum, hosted by E.L. Harvey and Sons, will focus on keeping the recycling stream free of contamination, including expert advice from operators of materials recovery facilities (MRFs), a…

Filed under: Massachusetts

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Massachusetts,Waste,Recycle,Waste Management

0 replies | 806 views | Posted on: 09/23/2018 | Last updated: 09/23/2018

2nd Annual Massachusetts Litter Summit, November 3, 2018, North Easton MA

by Aditya

You are cordially invited to join us for an afternoon of “talking trash.” We’ll share best practices and ideas for preventing and cleaning up litter in your community, including:

Filed under: Sustainable Communities and Developments

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Waste Management

0 replies | 337 views | Posted on: 10/26/2018 | Last updated: 10/26/2018

Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County's Facilities Tour, June 8, 9-11:30, Wittier, California

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

The Sanitation Districts invite you to tour our facilities in Whittier and learn what happens to your sewage and trash.  

People from over 100 countries have toured Sanitation Districts&#

Filed under: California

California Green Building

Keywords: Waste Management,Sanitation

0 replies | 626 views | Posted on: 05/17/2019 | Last updated: 05/17/2019

Throwaway Nation: The Ugly Truth about American Garbage, by Jeff Dondero

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

According to author Jeff Dondero, "Americans are burying ourselves in our own waste.  It’s befouling our air, land, waters, food, and bodies.”  In Throwaway Nation,&nbs

Filed under: Green Building and Green Living Books

Keywords: Cosmetics,Waste,Waste Management,Food Production,Packaging,Fashion,Pharmaceuticals

0 replies | 1751 views | Posted on: 08/13/2019 | Last updated: 11/20/2019

USGBC MA: Building Better for Trash, Recycling, and Organics, November 14, Boston, MA

by USGBC Massachusetts

This course is designed to ensure designers understand the space and electrical requirements necessary for dock space, and the internal storage of trash, recycling, organic food waste, and special mat

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Related to: Other,Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Boston,Recycling,USGBC MA,Waste Management

0 replies | 772 views | Posted on: 10/18/2019 | Last updated: 11/08/2019

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit: Singapore 2020, February 12, 12:30pm-5pm

by mkilmartin // Intern

After five years convening C-suite executives, influential investors, and innovative thought leaders in North America and Europe, Bloomberg’s signature Sustainable Business Summit series will co

Filed under: Green Living

Green Building Advocacy

Keywords: Pollution,Waste Management,Developing Tech,Singapore,Sustainable Business,ESG

0 replies | 1082 views | Posted on: 12/20/2019 | Last updated: 12/20/2019

2020 Spring WasteWise Webinar, "Back to Basics," Thursday, April 16, 10 am

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts is hosting a webinar on Thursday, April 16, 2020 in place of the postponed in-person 2020 WasteWise Forum.

The tentative focus for this webinar is ‘B

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Recycling,Waste Management,Facilities,RecyclingWorks Massachusetts

0 replies | 791 views | Posted on: 04/03/2020 | Last updated: 04/03/2020

2020 College and University Waste Management Webinar, Thursday, April 16, 2-3:30 pm

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

RecyclingWorks in Massachusetts is hosting a webinar on Thursday, April 16, 2020 in place of the postponed in-person 2020 College & University Forum.

This webinar will provide an oppo

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Waste Management,Green Campuses,RecyclingWorks Massachusetts

0 replies | 785 views | Posted on: 04/03/2020 | Last updated: 04/03/2020

USGBC-LA True Zero Waste and Circular Economy Training Series: Reduce, Reuse, and Composting, July 9, 9:30 am

by samanthaklein // Intern

Without urgent action, global waste will increase by 70 percent on current levels by 2050, according to the World Bank’s new report. The make-take-waste way of doing things is coming to an end a

TRUE Zero Waste and Circular Economy Training Series: Zero Waste Purchasing and Upstream Management, August 6, 9:30 am, Los Angeles CA

by samanthaklein // Intern

This Session will cover:

  • Challenges of moving a zero waste vision upstream

  • Create Environmentally Preferred Purchasing (EPP) policy 

  • Identify EPP items in purchasing cata

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Related to: Other,Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

California Green Building

Keywords: Circular Economy,Waste Management,Zero Waste

0 replies | 607 views | Posted on: 06/30/2020 | Last updated: 06/30/2020

Webinar: TRUE Zero Waste and Circular Economy Training Series - How to Apply Circulatory to Your Business, August 7, 9:30 am PST

by samanthaklein // Intern

Without urgent action, global waste will increase by 70 percent on current levels by 2050, according to the World Bank’s new report. The make-take-waste way of doing things is coming to an end a

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

California Green Building

Keywords: Green Business,Waste Management,Circularity

0 replies | 546 views | Posted on: 07/16/2020 | Last updated: 07/16/2020

EBC Solid Waste Management Webinar: Landfill Post Closure Care, September 29, 9 AM EDT

by SarahA

Under the EPA’s 1991 Subtitle D and state regulations landfill owners must conduct post-closure monitoring and maintenance activities at closed landfills and have financial assurance mechanisms

Filed under: Waste Management and Collection/Recycling

Massachusetts Green Builders

Keywords: Waste Management,Solid Waste Event,Landfill

0 replies | 328 views | Posted on: 09/15/2020 | Last updated: 09/15/2020