Re: [GRRN] NYC Waste Exports
Wed, 20 Jan 1999 17:40:48 EST

In a message dated 1/20/99 2:19:56 PM Pacific Standard Time, writes:

<< he New York City plans to ship its garbage to Virginia via barge is too
for words alone. Garbage barge II is an opportunity to revisit the state of
waste and recycling in America.

Front page stories in the New York Times, Washington Post and television news
reports provide an opportunity to raise questions about the need for a new
approach to waste -- like GRRN's zero waste agenda. >>


You're absolutely right!

How about GRRN try to organize a Zero Waste Conference in Virginia this fall
and build some media outreach around it????

Anyone have good contacts with Virginia State solid waste agency to help on

I'll explore with Deb Devine, SRO contact for Virginia.

Gary Liss
Fax: 916-652-0485