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Virtual Compost 2021

January 26, 2021 - January 27, 2021

Natasha Duarte
Composting Association of Vermont, Inc. | Hinesburg, VT
Vermont’s Universal Recycling Law drives infrastructure development throughout the state.
 The biggest impediment to diverting more organics is the “infrastructure gap.” Listen to speakers from rural and urban states on the East and West coasts talk about their efforts to shrink the “compost deserts”.
Session Code: B3
Session Time: Wed, January 27, Round 3, 12 – 1:15 PM EST
Dan Goossen
Chittenden Solid Waste District |Williston, VT
Persistent Herbicides in Compost: An Update
While physical contaminants like plastic and glass are obvious headaches for compost manufacturers, chemical contamination has been getting headlines around the country. Get updates and learn what you can do to protect yourself from two: Persistent Herbicide and PFAS.
Session Code: C3
Session Time:  Wed, January 27, Round 3, 12:00-1:15 PM EST
Rob Herring
Earth Conscious Films | “The Need to Grow”
Coffee in the workplace and the role of compostable pods, pre-pandemic and future looking
Join Movie Writer and Director Rob Herring in a lively discussion with Kathy Kellogg Johnson and Rod Tyler on the creation and consequences of The Need to Grow. Free limited time viewing passes available to all conference registrants!
Session Name: Evening Discussion
Session Time: Tues, January 26, 7:00-8:00 PM EST
The Need To GROW Official Trailer 2019


January 26, 2021
January 27, 2021
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