Webinars

CRI hosts webinars throughout the year on topics of interest and importance to the recycling community.

Upcoming Webinars

Definition of Recycling

Date: Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Time: 12:00PM Pacific (2PM Central, 3PM Eastern)

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This is CRI’s third webcast of the year! In this month’s presentation panelists will delve into the definition of recycling.

The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) updated its Definition of Recycling in September 2014.  NRC’s Policy Committee Co-chair, Stephen M. Bantillo, will discuss how that came about, the process NRC followed, and how the updated definition establishes a basis for engagement on a variety of key industry issues within the waste and resource management hierarchy.

In addition, this webcast will introduce attendees to the “Guideline for Accountable Management of End-of-Life Materials” produced by the Canadian Standards Association (CSA). This first-of-its-kind document established a common set of definitions, performance metrics, and reporting requirements related to materials’ end-of-life management.

This webcast will combine the expertise of a few professionals within the recycling field in order to help you understand the practical implications of the updated definitions.

Panelists Include:

Stephen M. Bantillo - Executive Director, Recycling Certification Institute (RCI)

Peter Hargreave - Director of Policy and Strategy, Ontario Waste Management Association (OWMA)

CRI’s President, Susan Collins, will moderate the panel of speakers.

 

For questions, please contact: cri@container-recycling.org

 

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In the past few months, the recycling world has been rocked by media reports that recycling is no longer profitable, especially glass recycling. In this webinar, experts from the glass collection, processing and manufacturing industries will address the facts behind the hysteria and explain why glass recycling—when done according to a few proven best practices—is more viable, more efficient and more important than ever.

CRI’s Susan Collins will moderate the panel of experts.

Panelists Include:

Michelle Goth- Regional Business Manager, Ripple Glass

Michelle Goth has been with Ripple Glass since 2012. Michelle primarily focuses on helping communities outside of Kansas City recycle glass. She also enjoys managing Ripple’s social media accounts and connecting with recyclers. Michelle came to Ripple Glass from Cerner Corporation, where she managed technical training programs. She holds a degree in Finance from Truman State University in Kirksville, MO, and a M.B.A. from University of Missouri-Kansas City. Michelle also serves on the Missouri Recycling Association board, and was recently re-elected Treasurer.
 
Scott E. Colangelo,  Senior Research Associate and a member of Owens Corning’s Senior Technical Staff

Scott has been in the glass industry for 30 years and with Owens Corning for 25 years.    With his time at Owens Corning, Scott has broad glass and melting experienceproducing Composite and Insulation fiberglass products.   Scott currently has global raw material and glass technical responsibilities for Owens Corning’s Insulation business.
 
Matt Riggs –Outreach Coordinator, Mid-America Regional Council

Matt Riggs works as the Outreach Coordinator for the Mid-America Regional Council Solid Waste Management District. His job responsibilities include coordinating the regional recycling website, RecycleSpot.org and the Recycle More education campaign, the Kansas City Environmental Education Network, and the MARC Green Team. Matt has an alter ego by the name of “Eco Elvis” which he uses to “edutain” people about recycling and environmental issues.

 

 

For additional information on CRI's webinars, please contact
Fatemeh Bagheri - fbagheri@container-recycling.org

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