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CMC: SWACO’s Big Steps Towards a Sustainable Future

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

According to SWACO’s website, “Every year, Franklin County residents and businesses send over a million tons of material to the Franklin County landfill. Even though Franklin County’s 50 percent recycling rate exceeds the national average, nearly 76 percent of materials that end up in the landfill can be recycled or composted…In Franklin County, nearly a million pounds of food waste arrives at the landfill every day.” In what ways is the system of refuse collection, recycling, and composting evolving and what are the opportunities that exist for our community to make a positive impact? Our panel will share their insights.

Featuring Ty Marsh, Executive Director, SWACO and Scott Barbour, President and CEO, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc., with host, Beth Burger, Science Reporter, The Columbus Dispatch.

JOIN US IN THE ROOM for this discussion on May 12, limited live audience seating is available Please make reservations by Monday, May 10. We cannot accommodate walk ins.

You can also still join us on the CMC YouTube Channel to view and participate in the community conversation during this livestream event. When you register, you can submit questions in advance.

The livestream forum is FREE to view but we encourage you to register and support CMC by purchasing a virtual seat – different levels of support are available when you register!

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Date:
May 12
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$50
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Venue

The Boat House at Confluence Park
679 W Spring St
Columbus,43215United States
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