Let’s Talk Garbage Where: MMSB, 6 Mount Carson Avenue When: February 27, 9:00a.m – 1:30p.m MMSB invites you to an uncut take on waste management and recycling in our province today. MMSB will share the organization’s views on trends in waste generation and composition, stewardship approaches, service offerings, challenges and opportunities, and a look into the road ahead of this vast and ever-changing industry.
Agenda 9 - 9:30 Why bother? Waste generation - are we the worst of the worst? What does MMSB do anyway? Why doesn’t my green depot take ketchup bottles? 9:30 - 10:00 Isn’t recycling bad for the environment? Why does it cost so much? What do I do about my glass? 10:00 - 10:30 Why can’t we do it like Nova Scotia? Break 10:30-10:45 10:45-11:30 What’s taking so long? Trucking waste; people are just going to pitch their stuff in the woods aren’t they? 11:30-12:30 What’s beyond the blue bag? What about composting? When will we get to half? Lunch 12:30 – 1:30