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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

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Zero Waste Conference

Taborspace- 5441 SE Belmont St. Portland OR 97215

Sunday, October 14 2018, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM


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The Zero Waste Conference will take place on
Sunday 14th October 2018 from 2 to 6 pm at Taborspace.

The Zero Waste Conference is a sustainability learning experience featuring
regionally-targeted content and recognized leaders from the community.
Tentative topics include zero waste guidelines for businesses, a refresher on the reusable
container legislation, how to get to one can of garbage per year, an update on
the single-use disposable campaign in Portland, low waste basics, and an expert
Q&A panel.

Speakers include:

- Lauren Norris, BPS

- Pete Chism-Winfield, BPS

- Brion Hurley, president of Recycling Advocates

- Betty Shelley, Reduce your Waste Project