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EBC / SWANA / NWRA 6th Annual “Talking Trash” in Southern New England

April 29, 2019 @ 7:15 am – 12:00 pm
Sheraton Hotel
1657 Worcester Road

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Sixth Annual Conference on Solid Waste Management in Southern New England

The Future is Here – New Technologies on the Cutting Edge and Industry Perspectives

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The sixth annual EBC “Talking Trash” conference for Southern New England will provide attendees with the opportunity to hear from key industry stakeholders. Issues to be discussed include the impending shortfall of disposal capacity anticipated to take place in the region over the next five years, the challenges and sustainability of municipal recycling programs, and developments with the next MASS DEP Solid Waste Master Planning effort to address the state’s management of the solid waste generated. In addition, two new technology startups will present their new approach to processing municipal solid waste.

Join us to gain an understanding of the pros and cons of the alternatives and the decision making needed so as to allow the region to better control its future.

Following the Speaker Presentations will be ample time for a Panel Discussion.

Program Chair:

  • David Murphy, Chair, EBC Solid Waste Management Committee; Vice President, Tighe & Bond

Speaker Agenda:

Industry Perspective on Municipal Recycling Contract Changes

  • Bob Cappadona, Vice President, Casella Recycling, LLC

 Solid Waste’s Long Haul Transportation Solution: the Railroads

  • Mike Clements, Vice President, Marketing & Strategic Planning, Pan Am Railways

Turning MSW into Biomass Pellets, Recyclable Materials, and Diesel Fuel 

  • Keith Van Scotter, US Development and Operations, Sustane Technologies, Inc.     

Advanced Waste Processing – Past, Present, Future

  • Craig Stuart-Paul, Chief Executive, Fiberight

Additional speakers to be announced shortly.

Program Details

Registration, Continental Breakfast: 7:15 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Program: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Individual Registration

If registration occurs  ——–> Through April 25 After April 25
EBC Member: $120 $140
Non-Member: $165 $185
Government/Non-Profit: $50 $50

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

Fine Print
Cancellations must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 25 for a refund. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this program will close at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, April 26. Walk-in registration is accepted at the door.


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.

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