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WordCamp Phoenix 2011 Recycling Report

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Waste and Recycling handling from WordCamp Phoenix from 25-30 January 2011 in Chandler Arizona.

Provided by Global Green Integrators, a division of AZ Docushred.

More info about WCPHX at http://phxwordcamp.com

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WordCamp Phoenix 2011 Recycling Report

  1. 1. WordCamp2011 Phoenix January 28- 30, 2011 Recap – Waste Handling Client – Amanda Blum Report Date February 1, 2011Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  2. 2. Content Brief introduction/setup Management Report Recycle Handling Where did waste go Wrap up Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  3. 3. Introduction/setup Consultant was on site from load in (01-29) through load out (01-30) for two events Volunteer staff was on duty the duration of the daytime event Trained GGI team members were on duty for the evening event Waste material segregated onsite and weighed for metric reporting Material delivered to applicable back end vendors for processing Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  4. 4. Management Report Biodegradables Comingled Trash Compostable(s) Recyclables Food Scraps Total Friday Total 2.1 6.9 62.5 0.0 71.5 Saturday AM Total 31.4 149.4 137.4 336.0 654.2 Approximately 50 meals were donated to a local rehabilitation center Saturday PM Total 9.1 68.0 48.3 81.8 207.2 Sunday Total 2.2 4.6 17.1 12.3 36.2 Grand Total 44.8 228.9 265.3 430.1 969.1 4.6% 23.6% 27.4% 44.4% 100.0% Material - in Pounds/Ounces Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  5. 5. Recycle Handling Trash – no liner used – Sugar packets – Cups brought from outside venue – Coffee lids – Any other item not recyclable Biodegradables – only container with liner – Plates, flatware – Coffee cups (no lids) – Drinking cups – Napkins – Stirrers Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  6. 6. Recycle Handling (cont) Comingled recycle material included – no liner – Aluminum – Plastic bottles – Cardboard/paper – Glass (Friday night event) Food scraps – no liner – Waste from attendees – Waste from food lines – Waste from vendors Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  7. 7. Where Did Waste Go? Trash processed on site. Recyclables processed at local recycling facility Biodegradables sent to a local commercial composter (Gro-Well in South Phoenix) Food scraps delivered to a non-commercial pig farm in Laveen Food not touched by attendees went to a local food bank Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  8. 8. Conclusion/Questions/Wrap UpThank you for the opportunity to make your event Sustainable and Green. Chris Garcia cl.garcia@globalgreenintegrators.com 480.335.4284 Property of Global Green Integrators - prepared for Amanda Blum February 2011
  9. 9. Final Thoughts for You“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” Benjamin Franklin"If opportunity doesnt knock, build a door." Milton Berle

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