Conference Agenda

Overview and details of the sessions of this conference. Please select a date or location to show only sessions at that day or location. Please select a single session for detailed view (with abstracts and downloads if available).

Session Overview
Precon Workshop 3: Organics Diversion is Coming – from these Challenges come opportunities
Sunday, 12/Sept/2021:
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: Virtual

External Resource:

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:

  1. Review of regulations for landfill organics diversion programs
  2. Planning for co-digestion/renewable energy products
  3. Greenhouse gas implications
  4. Case study
  5. Facilitated discussion with attendees regarding perceptions, barriers, and opportunities around organics diversion, co-digestion, and resource recovery projects/programs