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NY Association for Reduction, Reuse and Recycling - NYC Chapter

  • EPA Region 2 Office 290 Broadway, Room 27A  New York, NY 10007 (map)

This local chapter meeting will provide updates on recycling legislation at the federal, state, and local level.  Topics include sustainable materials management, plastic bags, commercial recycling, and organic waste.  Learn more and register.  

Presenters & Topics:

  •  John Halenar – Moderator

  •  Dale Carpenter – United States Environmental Protection Agency
    - Solid waste and Sustainable Materials Management from the Federal perspective.

  •  Terry Laibach – New York State Department of Environmental Conservation  
    - Governor's plastic bag task force recommendations & Overview of the SWMA of ’88 and Beyond Waste 

  •  Nick Van Eyck – New York City Department of Sanitation
    - Commercial Recycling & Organics.

  •  Maggie Clarke
    – How to be an effective Citizen Lobbyist

Please Note: Security at 280 Broadway is very tight. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early.
Visitors are not permitted to bring forks, pocket knives, and helmets, etc. into the building.

Please monitor your email for additional details.

overview of the SWMA of ’88 and Beyond Waste