Governor's Recycling Summit and MRC Conference
May 5-7, 2015. Kalamazoo.
Presentations: (PDF Format)
Governor's Recycling Summit:
Summit Overview Slides
Repurposed Materials 1 - Damon Carson, Repurposed Materials
Repurposed Materials 2 - Damon Carson, Repurposed Materials
School Recycling Services Session - Anna Lynott, RRS
Tools for Planning a Dynamic Recycling Education Program - MacKenzie Maxwell, Ecology Center
The Detroit Flood of August 11, 2014 - Disaster Planning - Claire Galed, City of Huntington Woods; Bob Jackovich, SOCRRA; Mary Geskey, emergency preparedness consultant
PaintCare Paint Stewardship Program - Marie Clarke, American Coatings Association
How to Fund Carts - Phil Bonello, National Cart Marketing
Funding & Managing Carts - Matt Biolette, Chef Container
Collaboration is Key - Susan Graff, RRS
Say What? Put your Communication to Work - Elizabeth Schussler, The Recycling Partnership
Market Update - Dave Keeling, Steel Recycling Institute
Adding New Materials: 7 Steps to Success - Elisa Seltzer, Emmet County Recycling
Developing a Corporate Office Recycling Program - Cheryl Schmidt, Dart
Recycling on a Smaller Scale: Best Practices for a Thriving Program - Elisa Seltzer, Emmet County Recycling
How to Develop Better Bids, Contracts for Collection, and Processing - Michele Nestor, Nestor Resources, Inc.
All Roads Lead to RECYCLE, MI
April 29-May 1, 2014. Ypsilanti.
Presentations: (PDF Format)
Carts Part 1: Where's the Magic? - Matt Biolette, Chef Container
Carts Part 2: Putting Carts at the Curb - Brian Miller, Cascade Engineering
The Importance of Sustainable & Comprehensive Drop-Off Centers - Linda Berch, Recycle Livingston
Sustainable Event Recycling Programs that Work - Roger Curtis, Michigan International Speedway
E-Waste Stakeholders Dialogue - Steve Noble, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
Recycling Incentive Programs: A Community Perspective - Tara Presta, City of Rochester Hills
Plenary: Next Generation Organics Management - Thomas Bintz, We Generation Inc.
March Forth Into Recycling - Matt Biolette, Chef Container
March Forth Into Recycling - Elisa Seltzer, Emmet County Recycling
Other Organics Part 1: Collection & Handling - Justin Swan, Organicycle
Other Organics Part 2: Processing Technologies & Reduction Policies - Dana Kirk, Michigan State University
Landfill Free Training - Sarah Archer, Iris Waste Diversion Specialists; Bill Gurn, Haworth; Marylin Glass-Hedges, WMU Green Manufacturing Initiative
Keynote; Beyond Garbage: A World Without Waste - Richard Gertman, For Sustainability Too
On the Road to Recycle
May 7-9, 2013. Bay City.
Presentations: (PDF format)
Chef Container: Municipal Recycling and Refuse Programs
Beth Coddington: What's Really in Your Waste Stream?
Keep America Beautiful
McDunnough: Trends in Post Industrial Plastic Recycling
Kaitlin Phelps: Motivate, Facilitate, and Inspire Recycling
Sarah Archer and Mike Logan: The Business Case for Recycling
ReCommunity: Get the Most out of Your Single-Stream
Recycling by Design
May 8-10, 2012. Grand Rapids.
May 10-12, 2011. East Lansing.
May 17-19, 2010. Detroit.
Your Gateway to Green
May 19-21, 2009. Mt. Pleasant.
Recycling: Where Business and Sustainability Meet
May 13-15, 2008. Traverse City.