KPPC's Calendar of Events

Webinar: Seeking Savings Indoors and Outdoors with WaterSense
Jul 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

epa-energy_star_logo-jpgJoin us to learn about water use profiles of typical commercial facilities and areas where water is often wasted. Find out about free WaterSense tools and resources available to help facility managers and building owners identify potential water savings including water-efficient products and practices to save water during the operation and maintenance, renovation, and construction of commercial buildings. Come away with tips and project ideas to proactively managing water use and maximizing building performance with water, energy, and cost savings.

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Webinar: Technology solutions to waste tracking
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

epa-energy_star_logo-jpgJoin us in learning about organizations employing new technology solutions to cut their waste hauling costs and measure improvements to their waste management activities. Solutions include placing bins on scales to automate data collection, and placing sensors in bins to collect waste analytics.

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2017 APR Plastics Recycling Educational Webinars: 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

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 webinars below 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. They will also provide additional information to support expanding collection.

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.

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.

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