organics recovery

USCC Compost 2020 – 28th Annual Conference and Tradeshow, Charleston, SC

January 28, 2020

The US Composting Council (USCC) advances compost manufacturing, compost utilization,
and organics recycling to benefit its members, society, and the environment. The USCC  will host its 28th Annual Conference and Tradeshow at the Charleston Convention Center in North Charleston, South Carolina, January 28-31, 2020.

SCS Engineers Booth 216 

The conference, themed “Bridging the Gap for Organics Recovery”, will feature over 100 exhibitors including SCS Engineers, and equipment demonstrators, over 75 workshops, tours, and educational sessions, and over 30 hours of networking opportunities. Ask us about our USCC award-winning designs.

Wednesday, January 29 at 8:00 – 9:15 am

Ryan Duckett

Municipal Composting 1: Building and Financing Yard Debris Facilities – Ryan Duckett presents Yard Waste Center Capital Improvement Plan Development and Legacy Organic Stockpile Removal Considerations 

Visit the event site for more information and to register.

 

 

 

 

Posted by Laura Dorn at 8:00 am

Climate & Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) Waste Characterization Studies Webinar – March 28

March 15, 2018

The CCAC Waste Initiative is hosting a webinar on Best Practices for Waste Characterization Studies on March 28, 2018 from 8:00 – 9:00 am ET. The webinar will be led by Brent Dieleman of SCS Engineers, on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Webinar Description
A waste characterization study is an important tool for helping local governments and private companies make decisions on the best solid waste management programs, policies, and technologies to reduce short-lived climate pollutants.  Knowing what materials comprise your waste stream will help you establish the right mix of waste diversion and energy programs to make your community more sustainable.

This webinar  provides information on how to conduct a waste characterization study, what data you can expect to obtain from a study, and how it can be used to make solid waste program and policy decisions.  Topics of discussion during the webinar include:

  • Types of studies
  • Why do a study?
  • Study design
  • Waste sampling
  • Waste sorting
  • Health and safety
  • Data analysis
  • Data usage

Webinar access:
Join WebEx meeting
Meeting number (access code): 648 518 922

Join by phone
+1-415-655-0002 US Toll
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Thank you to the United Nations Environment, Climate & Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) for sponsoring this valuable event.

 

 

Posted by Diane Samuels at 12:12 pm