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NERC Gathers Spectacular Speakers for its Fall Conference & 30th Anniversary!

The impressive list of speakers for NERC’s 30th Anniversary & Fall Conference are sure to deliver thought-provoking presentations and create in-depth discussions about: Sustainable Materials Management Solutions, Changes to Brand Name Companies’ Recycling Involvement Over the Decades, Extended Producer Responsibility, Recycling Train the Trainers, Plastic Grocery Bag Recycling, State of C&D Recycling in the Northeast, Role of Reuse, and the Right To Repair. 

Conference Speakers: David Levine, American Sustainable Business Council * Shannon Davis, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality * Liza Casella, Casella Waste Systems * Lisa Skumatz, Principal, Skumatz Economic Research Associates * Monique Oxender, Keurig Green Mountain * Kathleen Niesen, Pepsico * Resa Dimino, Resource Recycling Systems  * Peter Cooke, Manomet * Megan Pryor, Maine Department of Environmental Protection * Ray Dube, Sustainability Manager, Coca Cola Bottling Company of Northern New England * Tonya Randell, More Recycling * Sherill Baldwin, Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection * Jennie Romer, * Kayla Montanya, New York Department of Environmental Conservation * Ted Siegler & Natalie Starr DSM Environmental Services * Mark Lennon, The Reuse Network * Kyle Wiens, CEO, iFixit 


Dates:  November 13 - 14, 2017

Location:  Lord Jeffery Inn, Amherst, Massachusetts **The Lord Jeff has a limited number of sleeping rooms.  The rooms still available in the block are doubles ($200) and deluxe doubles ($222).

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