KPPC's Calendar of Events

Aug
1
Tue
2017 APR Plastics Recycling Educational Webinar: Residential Bulky Rigid Plastics
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Recycling Rigid Plastics Beyond Bottles: Resources to Encourage MRFs and Municipalities to Expand Collection

Background:
Since 2009 the Association of Plastics Recyclers (APR) has conducted a survey to evaluate each state’s largest municipality’s residential plastics collection programs, and the growing trend continues to be: Recycling Rigid Plastics Beyond Bottles. APR’s Recycling Rigid Plastics Beyond Bottles Toolkits were developed to provide resources to support state and local solid waste management and recycling officials to enhance their collection programs, increase the amount of material collected by those programs, and add value to the bottom line.

Presentation Details:
The webinar will provide an overview of each of the toolkit’s resources which include: Success Stories, Market Information, Education, Flowcharts and Videos, Remanufacturing / Applications, and FAQs. Additional information to support expanding collection will also be provided.

Residential Bulky Rigid Plastics
Tuesday, August 1st @ 1:00 pm EST
Presenters: Bridget Anderson, Deputy Commissioner, Recycling and Sustainability, NYC Department of Sanitation and Stephanie Baker, Director of Market Development at KW Plastics Recycling

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Visit the Web Seminar page of the APR website for complete session descriptions and additional information.

Portfolio Manager® 101
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Join us as we introduce and demonstrate the core functionality of EPA’s ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool. Attendees will learn how to: navigate Portfolio Manager; add a property and enter details about it; enter energy and water consumption data; share properties; and generate template performance reports to assess progress.

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Aug
22
Tue
Portfolio Manager® 201
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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Continue to learn about EPA’s new ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager tool, with a deeper dive into more advanced functionalities such as: managing and tracking changes to your property uses over time; using spreadsheet templates to update property data; setting goals and targets to plan energy improvements for properties; generating and using custom reports; and using the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.

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Aug
29
Tue
Portfolio Manager® 301
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Energy Star LogoWith a good background on the basic functionality of EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Portfolio Manager® tool, learn about some advanced features including: using spreadsheet upload templates to update property data; setting goals and targets to plan energy improvements for properties; creating custom reports; and using the Sustainable Buildings Checklist.

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Oct
11
Wed
Webinar: WaterSense Sanitary Fixtures and Equipment
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

epa-energy_star_logo-jpgWater use in restrooms and laundries can account for nearly 50 percent of water use within a facility. Join us to learn about water-efficient operations and maintenance practices and retrofit and replacements options that can help reduce water and energy use in public and private bathrooms and commercial laundries. Find out how using WaterSense labeled and ENERGY STAR qualified products in these areas can significantly reduce your facility operating costs.

Register for this and other informative Energy Star webinars.