Event Location

Northeast Waste Management Officials Association

Location Website


Jennifer Griffith
617-367-8558 x 303

Event Details

Reducing Waste Disposal at Transfer Stations in Rural Communities

September 28, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

In many rural areas in the Northeast, towns operate transfer stations to provide waste management and recycling services to their residents. The Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association (NEWMOA) partnered with waste management authorities and transfer stations in rural areas of New Hampshire and Vermont to improve worker safety and promote waste reduction. NEWMOA provided technical assistance and training by:

This webinar will offer strategies for transfer station attendants to communicate the importance of waste reduction, reuse, and recycling to residents. NEWMOA's recently published handouts and posters will also be highlighted.