Illinois Counties Solid Waste Management Association

The 26th Annual ILCSWMA Conference - November 1st & 2nd, 2018 - Starved Rock State Park

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2018 Conference Presentations & Information 

China's National Sword Policy: Impacts and Opportunities for U.S. Local Governments and Industry Stakeholders - Corinne Rico, Senior Consultant Gershman, Brickner & Bratoon, Inc.  

The Circular Economy: How Local Governments Can Close the Resource Loop - Corinne Rico, Senior Consultant Gershman, Brickner & Bratoon, Inc.

Landscape Waste & Food Scrap Compost Sites - Derek Rompot, IEPA 

School Waste Audits - Designing Better Lunch Programs - Joan O'Keefe, Will County

Getting the Most Out of Municipal Waste & Recycling & Waste System Redesign at the Field Museum - Using a Design Appoach to Improving Waste Diversion - Martin Brown & Megan Walton, Delta Institute

Why Become a Delegated County? - James Jennings & John Richardson, IEPA & Doug Toole, Vermilion County  

Illinois Food Scrap Coalition on the Scene - Update on Composting in Illinois - Jen Jarland, Walter Willis, Benjamin Krumstok, & Stephanie Katsaros, Illinois Food Scrap Coalition

Communication Tips for Delegated Inspectors - James Jennings & John Richardson, IEPA

Using Media to Enlighten, Enhance & Entertain - Mary Allen, SWANCC

Stop the Bleed Training - Troy Erbentraut, Central Illinois Coalition Active in Response Training

ILCSWMA Mini-Grant - Will County - Best Practices in School Lunchrooms - Joan O'Keefe, Will County 

ILCSWMA Mini-Grant - Tazewell County - Food Compost in Facilities, Melissa Goetze & Rob Martin, Tazewell County

Electronic Recycling in United States - Major Challenges - Jason Linnell, National Center for Electronic Recycling 

How to Handle Scrapyards - Charlene Thigmen, IEPA

Illinois Wasted Food Solutions Task Fore - Creation of an Illinois School Toolkit Addressing Food Waste Reduction, Food Waste Recovery/Donation and Food Scrap Composting - Jen Nelson, Seven Generations Ahead

2019 ILCSWMA Mini-Grant - Due 3/29/2019

Consumer Electronics Recycling Act Panel Discussion - James Jennings & Melissa Silva, IEPA 

Illinois Task Force on Reducing Recycling Contamination - Walter Willis, SWALCO & James Jennings, IEPA



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