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Federal Green Challenge Webinar – February 11, 2009

Waste Prevention 101
Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2009
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. PST
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Phone: (312) 878-0211 (Code: 159-700-486)

Management of municipal solid waste presents many opportunities for greenhouse gas emission reductions. Source reduction and recycling can reduce emissions at the manufacturing stage, increase forest carbon storage, and avoid landfill methane emissions. Combustion of waste allows energy recovery to displace fossil fuel-generated electricity from utilities, thus reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the utility sector and landfill methane emissions. Diverting organic materials from landfills also reduces methane emissions.

During this webinar you will find out about what you can do at your workplace to reduce and recycle waste. Topics covered will include:

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