RECYCLING COUNCIL OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
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Thank you to all the delegates, speakers, exhibitors & sponsors that have made our 2013 Conference a success! Conference presentations in pdf format will be available early next week.
We look forward to seeing everyone next year for our 40th Anniversary Conference from May 28-30, 2014 in Whistler, BC!
Thank you to our Sponsors
The 2013 Conference Presentations (in pdf format ) will be available for a limited time on the RCBC website. Please check back as they will be available shortly. Thank you again to all the speakers for making our conference another information-filled event!
Session One: The Big Picture
Keynote: Prevention Is The Cure, Compassionate Systems Are The Answer - Ruben Anderson, Sustainable Systems Consultant
The National Zero Waste Council - Malcolm Brodie, Metro Vancouver
Product Stewardship Around The Globe - Russ Martin, Global Product Stewardship Council
Session Two: Contain Yourself
Enhancing Sustainability Through Carton Recycling: Strategies To Further Collection And Grow Carton Recycling In BC - Jason Giuliani, Carton Council of Canada
A 100 Bottles Of Beer On The Wall - Brian Zeiler-Kligman, Canada’s National Brewers
Session Three: Community Management
Viva Las Vagueness: Lessons Learned During The City of Guelph’s 3 Stream Cart Rollout - Heather Connell & Vivian De Giovanni, City of Guelph
Flow Control Management - Paul Henderson, Metro Vancouver
Findings from RDN’s Waste Composition Study: Considerations For Future Waste Planning - Sharon Horsbough, Regional District of Nanaimo & Maura Walker, MWA
Session Four: Speaking Organically
Capturing Compostables: A Case Study Of Small Scale Composting In Vancouver - Liz Blakeway, North Shore Recycling Program
Compost Coaching - Elizabeth Leboe, North Shore Recycling Program
The City of Campbell River’s Compost Challenge! - Amber Zirnhelt, City of Campbell River
Session Five: European Management Methods
Eco-innovations For Waste Prevention - Henning Wilts, Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment, Energy
European Recycling & Environmental Technology - Sepideh Datoobar, Eurete Enterprises Inc
The Euro-adventures Of The Travelling Pants - Amelia Eleiter & Wes Baker, Debrand Services Inc & Canadian Textile Recovery Effort
Lunch Keynote: Stewardship Agencies of B.C. Overview, Mike Hennessy, SABC
Packaging And Printed Paper In BC: A Status Update - Meegan Armstrong, BC Ministry of Environment
European Packaging EPR Systems: An Overview - Dr. Fritz Flanderka, Reclay Group
Session Seven: Perspective on Packaging EPR in B.C.
Industry Taking The Lead The PAC Next Way! - Alan Blake, PAC Next
Update On MMBC Program Development - Allen Langdon, Retail Council of Canada
Session Eight: Private Sector Solutions
A New, Environmentally Friendly Approach to Grease Trap Cleaning - Dave Takata, West Coast Reduction
Redux Grease Trap Cleaning & Recycling Service - Jared Girman, West Coast Reduction
Using Wireless Bin And Compactor Monitors To Increase Efficiency And Reduce Operating Costs - Colin Bell, Recycle-Smart.com
Waste Prevention, Reduction, And Education For The Tourism Industry - Kate Shaw, Green Step Solutions
Session Nine: Planning The Prescription
The Evolution Of Residential Waste Composition And Considerations For Future Impacts On Collection - Ben Dunbar, AET Consultants
Granville Island: A Centre For Excellence In Sustainability (A Work In Progress) - Janet Flowers, CMHC
Whistler Zero Waste Plan: Strategies For Garbage Reduction - Mark Rowlands, Tamara Shulman, EBA
Thank you to our 2013 Exhibitors
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For general conference inquiries, please contact Ben Ramos at 604.683.6009 ext. 314 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.