America Recycles Day Workshop: Achieve your Facility Diversion Goals by Conducting a Hands-On Waste Audit
Under Executive Order 13693 "Planning for Federal Sustainability in the Next Decade" Federal facilities are required to annually divert at least 50% of their non-hazardous waste, including food and compostable material. This half-day training will introduce you to New England facility award winners, specifically explain how to organize your own facility waste audit, and conduct an actual hands-on waste audit. Maximum 40 participants.
* Participate in an EPA waste audit that features best practices for measuring & communicating progress. * Learn how a tiny trash program and a host of recycling techniques will achieve a 90% diversion rate. * Obtain information on strategies for engaging tenants in recycling and waste minimization efforts. * Hear about successful waste reduction projects from award winning Federal Facilities.