The MRC's 32nd Annual Conference took place in Ypsilanti, MI April 29-May1 2014.
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Speaker presentations can be found below, in the "Presentations" tab.
to all sponsors, exhibitors, attendees and volunteers for making the 32nd Annual Conference a great success! We would not have been able to do it without you!
We will be gearing up soon for the 33rd Annual Conference in Kalamazoo in 2015! Visit this page again for more information.
Session presentations are listed here in PDF format. Review the conference brochure for full session descriptions and speakers.
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 and 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 Sustainbility Too