Ei is the official media partner for the National Zero Waste Business Conference (NZWBC). Below is a complete listing of conferences beginning in 2012, along with supporting Zero Waste in ACTION Blog articles.

2016 National Zero Waste Business Conference

June 1 - 4, 2016
Austin, TX

In June 2016 the Austin Resource Recovery, a City of Austin service, hosts the prominent Five Annual National Zero Waste Business Conference as Title Sponsor.  For the third year, Ei is the NZWBC Official Media Partner,  The following ZWA Blog articles published regarding the stellar conference:

Ei Founder Holly Elmore moderated the Ei-hosted panels: Food Waste Composting: Challenges, Successes & Lessons Learned and The Macro Cost of Micro Contamination.

For a pictorial recap of the conference, visit the comprehensive Ei FB album, 2016 National Zero Waste Conference
 
Food Waste Composting: Challenges, Successes & Lessons Learned:
The Macro Cost of Micro Contamination:

2015 National Zero Waste Business Conference

May 6 & 7, 2015
Los Angeles, CA

Ei was the national conference media partner and an active participant in the conference program. Following are ZWA Blog articles capturing pre, during and post conference activities.

Ei Founder Holly Elmore moderated the Zero Waste at Multi-Tenant Properties and Source Separation Maximizes Material Value panels showcasing zero waste success amidst industry challenges.

For a pictorial recap of the conference, visit the comprehensive Ei FB album, 2015 National Zero Waste Conference - "The Stars of Zero Waste." 

Source Separation Maximizes Material Value Presentations:
Zero Waste at Multi-Tenant Properties Presentations:
  • Holly Elmore, Founder & CEO, Ei - Moderator
  • Sue Beets-Atkinson, Corporate Sustainability Manager, SBM - Delivering More Than Cleaning

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  • Matt Hupp, Chief Operating Officer, Keter Environmental Services - Landlord & Tenant Perspective

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  • Gregory Chafee - Partner, Thompson Hine, LLP - Contract Provisions: A New Zero Waste Resource

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2013 National Zero Waste Business Conference

May 8-9, 2013
Cincinnati, OH
Across the board zero waste success is anchored in a team approach, engaging employees, suppliers and the community. As the first Ei-hosted panel, Ei Partners presented on how the hospitality industry harnessed team synergies and created programs where the entire value chain and the community benefits. Ei Founder Holly Elmore moderated the Zero Waste is a Team Sport panel discussion:

For details on the panel presentations see the ZWA Blog post, Zero Waste is a Team Sport, a powerful USZWBC conference panel.


2012 National Zero Waste Business Conference

June 26 - 27, 2012
Costa Mesa, CA

The stellar inaugural conference focused on establishing Zero Waste basics. The ZWA Blog article U.S. Zero Waste Business Council hosts first-rate conference, is a conference overview, while the Ei FB album, 06-12 US Zero Waste Business Council Conference is a pictorial recap.

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