Solid Waste Diversion - Eco/Transfer Station Fundamentals

  • 08 Sep 2015
  • 8:30 AM
  • 09 Sep 2015
  • 4:30 PM
  • Whitecourt, AB


Topics Covered

  • Integrated Waste Management Systems
  • Waste Streams
  • Stewardship Programs & Markets
  • Community Consultation & Engagement
  • Fundamentals of Design and Operation of a Waste Collection Depot

Why attend?

  • To learn about integrated waste management in the municipal and rural sectors.
  • To prepare to use waste diversion to reduce landfill waste volumes & to improve sustainability.
  • To learn about the evolving best practices & standards around waste diversion.
  • To network with other jurisdictions to discuss operational issues and solutions.
  • To learn though real case studies & hands-on field work.
  • To take away action items for beginning or improving your future or existing site.

Who should attend?

  • Transfer/Eco Station attendants
  • Council Members
  • Town Administrators
  • Band Administrators 
  • Landfill Operators 
  • Educators 
  • Anyone interested in improving facility operations and costs through waste diversion!

How do I register?

Registration cost is $775.00
Please register by September 1, 2015 by contacting


Whitecourt, AB

Kanata Inn
3315-33rd Street
Whitecourt, AB

The Kanata Whitecourt Inn has available rooms.  Nearby hotels include Lakeview Inn & Suites, Royal Oak Inn and Green Gables Inn. 

For More options, click the link below:

Ⓒ Edmonton Waste Management Centre of Excellence

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