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EBC Solid Waste Management Webinar: Update from the MassDEP Regional Solid Waste Section Chiefs

October 21, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

This EBC Solid Waste Management Program provides a unique opportunity for attendees to hear from John Fischer, Deputy Division Director of Solid Waste Materials Management at the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection, and from each of the four regional MassDEP Solid Waste Section Chiefs. Particularly that this turbulent time, there is no better way to hear what’s on the minds of the Solid Waste Section Chiefs, as the waste industry continues to serve as an essential business during the pandemic.

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In addition to talking about the critical solid waste issues in each region, discussion topics with the DEP Solid Waste Management Section Chiefs will include, but not be limited to updates on:

  • Solid Waste Master Plan
  • Waste in the Time of COVID
  • Permitting
  • Capacity
  • Special Projects
  • Rail Haul
  • PFAS
  • Post-Closure Issues
  • Frequent Violations

There will be ample time for open discussion and Q & A with attendees.

Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (2.5 training contact hours). Please send an email to EBC staff (ebc@ebcne.org) following the conclusion of the program to receive a certificate.

Thank you to our Silver Sponsors


Program Agenda

Program Chairs:

  • Peter Durning, Managing Shareholder, Mackie Shea Durning, PC
  • Marc J. Goldstein, Managing Shareholder, Boston Office, Beveridge & Diamond PC

Speaker Agenda:

Overview of the MassDEP Solid Waste Management Division

  • John Fischer, Deputy Division Director, Solid Waste Materials Management, Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Update from the Regional MassDEP Chiefs of the Solid Waste Management Division

  • Mark Fairbrother, Northeast Region
  • James McQuade, Central Region
  • Mark Dakers, Southeast Region
  • Daniel Hall, Western Region

Final Agenda – Solid Waste Webinar – DEP Regional Solid Waste Chiefs

Webinar Details

Webinar: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Individual Registration

If registration occurs  ——–> Through October 19 After October 19
EBC Member: $70 $90
Non-Member: $100 $120
Government/Non-Profit: $25 $25

Group Registration
For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Fine Print
Please note that refunds are not available after October 21, 2020. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this webinar will close at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 21.


Subsidized Registration

EBC Members Only – Ascending Professional Rate: $25
Attendees who have worked in the environmental/energy sector for less than 10 years.

Job Seeker Rate: $25
For attendees currently seeking employment, not for those currently self-employed.