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The PDX and PSU Waste Minimization Partnership
Friday, July 27, 2012 - 12:00pm

When: Friday 07/27/2012, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where:
Market Center Building room 541 (1600 SW 4th Avenue, Portland)
Organizer
:  Community Environmental Services (CES)

Stan Jones (Environmental Compliance, Port of Portland) and Nate Forst (Community Environmental Services) will speak about the unique partnership between PSU's Community Environmental Services (CES) and the Port of Portland.  CES has helped implement the nationally recognized Waste Minimization Program at Portland International Airport (PDX) for nearly 10 years, providing hands-on support for all recycling, composting and other waste prevention programs at PDX.  Stan and Nate will discuss the history of the program, successes and challenges, and future goals as the program scope expands to support resource recovery at all Port of Portland facilities. 

Bring your lunch and join us for a great discussion!