Archive Webinar: Game Day: A Step Towards a Zero Waste Campus

Original Stream Date: September 22, 2011

Webinar Summary:

This webinar highlighted successful waste minimization efforts in college athletics and provided tools for launching similar programs where they don’t yet exist. Experts in the field featured a range of successful programs like the EPA’s competitive approach to sustainability through its “Game Day Challenge” and ASU’s internal commitment to materials management in athletic programs. Virginia Tech’s new and innovative waste reduction toolkit, which provides a national overview of collegiate efforts to minimize the environmental impact of athletic events, was also featured.

Presenters:

Ron Vance, EPA Office of Resource Conservation & Recovery (PDF)                                                                                 Brenda Pulley, Vice President, Recycling Initiatives, Keep America Beautiful (PDF)                                                           Angie DeSoto, Campus Sustainability Planner, Virginia Tech (PDF)                                                                                Pete Wozniak, Athletics Facilities Manager, Arizona State University

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