This program will incorporate presentation on the climate benefits of Construction & Demolition recycling, ways to incorporate deconstruction and recycling techniques on the job site as well as a brief video which chronicles a large scale deconstruction project at the
Construction and Demolition (C&D) debris comprises approximately 20% of all materials sent to landfill – landfills are one of the largest generators of methane, a gas that is 20 times more potent than carbon dioxide.
StopWaste.Org is the Alameda County Waste Management Authority and the Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board operating as one public agency. StopWaste.Org offers a wide range of programs in the areas of waste prevention, public education, home composting, recycled product procurement, technical assistance, low interest loans and grants to non-profit organizations and businesses.
Committee on the Environment Forum: Climate Benefits of Construction & Demolition Recycling
Cost: None; this program open to all. Please RSVP.
1.5 CES/HSW/SD LU
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