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Orlando Region Recycling Optimization Workshop

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, Resource Recycling Systems (RRS), the Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce, and the City of Orlando are hosting a “think-tank style” workshop on Thursday, October 19. This invitation-only event will bring together business leaders, recycling planners, and key stakeholders in the City of Orlando and Orange County to collaborate around a sustainable system that positively impacts our recycling rate. 

October 3, 2017
Mississippi river stock photo

I recently interviewed PJ Marshall, co-founder and executive director of Restore the Earth Foundation, to discuss the importance of new models for measurement to quantify sustainability to help businesses better integrate people and the environment into core business decisions. 

August 3, 2017

Water shortages, population growth, and competition for water supplies are driving water providers to consider reusing water to augment drinking water sources, and potentially go directly into drinking water treatment and distribution systems.