Webinar: Zero Waste Communities: A Vision for the Future


February 25, 2021
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Cities and towns across the United States have developed and launched comprehensive plans with clear timetables in their drive toward waste-free communities. They are now taking action to achieve these ambitious goals. These actions are also proving key to making our urban centers cleaner, healthier, more resilient. In this webinar, you’ll be learning how these municipalities are:

● Defining zero-waste
● Creating an inclusive process for building a city-wide consensus
● Identifying key elements of a zero-waste plan
● Securing measurable gains

● Helen Lowman PhD, President & CEO, Keep America Beautiful
● Alex Helou, Assistant Director for the LA Sanitation and Environment
● Jessica Rackley, Program Director, Environment & Energy, National Governors Association
● Cooper Martin, Director of Sustainability and City Solutions, National League of Cities



April 8, 2020: Effective Communication and Outreach in the Waste Industry >>

Lea Hensel, Business Development Specialist, Foth Infrastructure and Environment, [email protected]: Presentation >>
Luke Soiseth, Principal and Copywriter, Mod and Co., [email protected]: Presentation (26MB) >>
Alita Kane, Community Program Coordinator, The Recycling Partnership, [email protected]: Presentation >>

April 17, 2020: Impact of COVID-19 on Recycling & Waste in Iowa >>

Joe Bolick, Director, Iowa Waste Reduction Center, [email protected]
Alan Schumacher, IRA President, Business Development and Sales, Quincy Recycle, [email protected]
Lea Hensel, Business Development Specialist, Foth Infrastructure and Environment, [email protected]