Webinar: Should Municipalities Get Back in the MRF Game?


November 12, 2020
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
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The increased cost for recycling services has some municipalities wondering if they should operate their own MRF. The webinar will feature different MRF operating models, examples of municipalities considering operating their own MRF, and questions for informing the decision-making process before taking on this pivotal role in materials management. Webinar presenters will be:

  • Mitch Kessler, President of Kessler Consulting
  • Sarah Reeves, Executive Director of Chittenden Solid Waste District, Vermont
  • Rick Watson, Chief Executive Officer, Delaware Solid Waste Authority



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