Willful Waste Makes Woeful Want: Renaissance Words for Today [25.13]
Date: Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center

   Frank Basting, Environmental Supervisor, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency

Track: Environmental
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: Basic

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) supports Ohio businesses and organizations by providing environmental resources, regulatory assistance, and recognition. The presenter quickly reviews the pollution prevention, recycling, and awards programs. Then the presenter explores in detail the recently improved Ohio Materials Marketplace (OMM), a free online tool offered to help move Ohio's circular economy forward, preserve environmental resources, and save participants money. The OMM can be a great help with achieving your organization’s zero waste or other material management goals.

Learning Objectives:
1. Identify the Ohio EPA's relevant assistance and recognition programs.
2. Summarize the basics of the circular economy.
3. Identify and join the OMM.
4. Explain how the new materials marketplace works.
5. Recognize how the marketplace benefits its members and Ohio's circular economy.

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

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