2017 Textile Recycling Symposium
Markham Heritage Centre (Markham Museum)
Nov. 7/8, 2017
Calling all municipal experts in waste management planning. If textile diversion is on your radar – you won’t want to miss this event.
TARGET UP TO 10% OF EXISTING WASTE DIVERSION THROUGH THE ENHANCEMENT WITH TEXTILES.
Join us for at the exciting 2017 Textile Recycling Symposium as a follow-up to last years Tip-of-the-Iceberg symposium. Learn from the experts and your colleagues who will give you the most innovative tools to design and implement your own municipal textile recycling program. Learn about how much is out there for collection and where does it go; who to talk to in the industry; what legal authority a municipality has on public or private property.
Solutions to address the multitude of phantom “for profit” textile bins that have become the blight on communities across Canada. Social procurement considerations including service provider options and constraints. Collection options ranging from curbside to depots and engaging public education and promotion campaigns. Participate in the tour of innovative Zero Waste Living centres, community collection locations and clothing processing facilities.
EARLY BIRD registration: only $119 (+ HST) Sept 30 deadline.
Regular registration rate of $179 (+ HST)
LIMITED ATTENDANCE - reserve now to secure your spot.
5990 16th Ave