Is your business, school or non-profit interested in starting a recycling program?
Do you want to improve your current waste reduction and recycling program?
Would you like assistance with contracting for service?
Learn how to reduce waste and recycle at work, plus save money by doing it.
Join us for a free recycling and waste reduction seminar on one of the following dates:
Thursday, April 20, 2017 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 30, 2017 3:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
The seminar is FREE. Registration is required, seating is limited.
“Waste & Recycling Sense for Business” is comprised of two sessions. Both sessions are taught by the District's Business Recycling Specialist.
Session 1: Successful Waste Reduction and Recycling in your Workplace 1 1/2 hours
Learn about the different recyclable commodities, commercial composting, waste haulers and specialty recycling companies, performing a "dumpster dive" or waste sort and how to analyze the results, choosing the proper indoor recycling containers and signage for them, choosing a waste hauling and recycling company, educating employees/students/visitors on the program, changing recycling behaviors, marketing your recycling program, and how to make your recycling program sustainable.
Session 2: Contracting for Waste & Recycling Services 1 hour
Discuss the terms and conditions of the contracts, types of contracts, fees, and how to structure an agreement to best suit your business.