Organized By SWIX

Food Recycling and Composting Workshop

December 9, 2009, Orlando, Florida

Rosen Plaza Hotel

PDF: Original Flyer/Agenda

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

Note: A copy of the individual presentations, in PDF format, are available by clicking the author's highlighted name.

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Registration Opens
9:00 AM - 9:05 AM Introductions
Ray Moreau, Southern Waste Information eXchange, Inc.
9:05 AM - 9:30 AM Organics Overview
Mary Beth Van Pelt, EPA Region 4
Chris Snow, Hillsborough County SWMD, Florida
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Sustainability Practices in a Theme Park
Bill Street, Busch Gardens
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Zero Waste Zone in Downtown Atlanta
Holly Elmore, Green FoodService Alliance
Tim Lesko, GreenCo
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Morning Break
10:45 AM - 12:00 PM Technology Approaches
Darren Midlane, Harvest Quest International
Morgan Levy, Southeast Soil Conservation District
Dr. Ann Wilkie, University of Florida-IFAS
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Florida’s Compost Rule - The Latest
Francine Joyal, Florida Department of Environmental Protection
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Florida’s Organic Recycling Center for Excellence (FORCE)
Miriam Zimms LEED AP, Kessler Consulting, Inc.
1:45 PM - 3:30 PM Roundtable/Focus Groups to Develop Florida’s Organics
Education/Training Needs Led by Miriam Zimms with audience participation
3:30 PM Adjourn

PDF: Final List of Participants