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Organics Diversion is Coming – from these Challenges come Opportunities - Virtual
Donnie Stallman1, Anthony Tartaglione2, Trung Le1
1Brown and Caldwell; 2West Yost; ,
This workshop will discuss how landfill organics diversion regs/programs can lead to a push for more co-digestion at WWTPs and greater resource recovery. The workshop will cover status of organic diversion regulations in member states, co-digestion and biogas utilization program planning, greenhouse gas implications, and case studies for planning/executing co-digestion and biogas utilization projects. The target audience for this workshop will generally be utility managers and operations supervisors.
Intended Agenda Includes:
Review of regulations for landfill organics diversion programs
Planning for co-digestion/renewable energy products
Greenhouse gas implications
Facilitated discussion with attendees regarding perceptions, barriers, and opportunities around organics diversion, co-digestion, and resource recovery projects/programs
Brief Biography and/or Qualifications This workshop is proposed by the Residuals and Biosolids Committee and co-led by the Chair - Donnie Stallman.
Donnie has worked for Brown and Caldwell for 9 years focusing on anaerobic digestion, biosolids planning, and renewable energy projects. Master's thesis at the University of Washington was on anaerobic digestion of food waste.