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[GreenYes] Managing Waste Arid Climate Conference, June 12-15 Albuquerque

Managing Waste in the Wide Open Spaces

SWANA?s Arid Climate Landfill Symposium with a twist of recycling

Loads of Opportunity

Rural Recycling Transfer Disposal Diversion Arid

June 12-15, Albuquerque New Mexico <> or <>

A Joint Conference hosted by New Mexico Recycling Coalition, The New Mexico
Roadrunner Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America and the
New Mexico Environment Department: Solid Waste Bureau.

Target States Include Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska,
New Mexico, Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah and

Abstracts will be accepted until March 31. Check out
<> to find
more details and submit online.

Register today to Secure Early Bird Registration Discounts
<> . Member Discounts
available to all SWANA, National Recycling Coalition & New Mexico Recycling
Coalition members.

Conference Highlights:
Monday, June 12: All Day Golf tournament <> and
evening garden reception. Monday afternoon Education and Tribal Roundtables!

Tuesday, June 13: Welcoming ceremony with Miss Navajo Nation and a tribal
dance performance. Followed by national Keynote Speaker Pete Grogan with
Weyerhaueser Recycling. Sessions cover the ranges of everything you need to
know or want to know about managing waste in arid climate states and
handling specific challenges in these elements and geographical expanses.

Wednesday, June 14: National Keynote Speakers include Pat DeRueda with
Waste Management Recycle America; John Skinner (National SWANA director) and
Kate Krebs (National Recycling Coalition director) share their perspectives
in a joint session on how to Ramp up our Recycling Rates

Thursday, June 15: Final session day closes with an All-Day Tour up to
Santa Fe?s brand new MRF (Materials Recovery Facility) completed with some
local site-seeing adventures; as well as a Half Day Tour of the Albuquerque
waste processing facilities

Hotel and Location:
The hotel is located right off the charming, historic Albuquerque Old Town
Plaza, walking distance to restaurants, shopping and museums. Local
attractions include the Petroglyph National Monument, Rio Grande River,
Sandia Peak Tram up to a 10,000 foot high dining experience, local casinos
surround the Albuquerque area as well as green chile and Northern New Mexico

Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town <> has plenty of free
parking, outdoor swimming pool and gardens. The stylish hotel is designed
with a blend of Native American, Spanish and Western influences. The
Albuquerque Sunport Airport is 10 minutes away with Sunport Shuttle offering
convenient rides to the hotel (505-883-4966).

More information online at
<> . Call 505-983-4470 or e-mail
English@no.address <mailto:English@no.address> with
specific questions.

Thank you to our sponsors: New Mexico Environment Department: Solid Waste
Bureau, Dex Media Recycling, Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation, Waste
Management of New Mexico, Waste Management Recycle America, Intel, Gordon
Environmental, New Mexico Clean & Beautiful, Associated General Contractors
of New Mexico, Cascade Engineering, Can Manufacturers Institute, Keep New
Mexico Beautiful, Intera Incorporated, Steel Recycling Institute & Hydro Geo
Chem Inc.

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