[GRRN] biodegradable utensils @ Olympics???

From: Mark Kidd (Mark_Kidd@co.washington.or.us)
Date: Fri Sep 22 2000 - 15:22:39 EDT

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    I recall seeing an article in Waste News stating that they were going to use
    biodegradable utensils etc. at the Olympics this year. Does anyone know
    about it or how it may be coming along? Would be great to hear about the
    recovery, hauling, processing, etc. for a mass event.

    Mark S. Kidd
    Program Educator
    Washington County Solid Waste & Recycling
    155 N First Ave, MS 4
    Hillsboro, OR 97124
    v 503.846.8182
    f 503.846.4928

    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: S Blachman [SMTP:sblachman@csuhayward.edu]
    > Sent: Friday, September 22, 2000 11:45 AM
    > To: multiple recipients of
    > Subject: [GRRN] biodegradable utensils
    > ello,
    > I remember seeing information on manufacturers of biodegradable
    > silverware and plates
    > that can be used for special occasions on this listserv. Unfortunately
    > I didn't save it. Whomever has this information, would you please share
    > it again or send it directly to me at sblach@csuhayward.edu
    > This information will go into the San Francisco East Bay Jewish
    > Federation's "Simcha and Tzedakah Guide"--a resource for how synagogue
    > members can support social action goals when organizing celebrations.
    > If you have more suggestions for the Guide, please send them directly to
    > Ilana Shatz <Ilana@jfed.org>
    > Thank you.
    > Susan Blachman
    > Environmental Finance Center, Region IX
    > 851 West Midway Avenue
    > Alameda, CA 94501
    > sblach@csuhayward.edu
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