Regional Workshop in High River

The Recycling Council of Alberta held a regional waste reduction workshop in High River on Monday, June 27, 2016, from 10:30 am to 3 pm at the Highwood Memorial Centre (128 5th Ave SW, High River, AB).

Topics that were covered during the day included agricultural plastics, organics processing, C&D, and municipal updates.


10:30 am Agricultural Plastics Update

  • Salah Borno (Rocky View County)
  • Darryl Wolski (Merlin Plastics)
11:15 am Regional Organics Processing

  • Don Francis & Mark Grunert (Envirocan)
12:00 noon Lunch / Networking
1:00 pm C&D Waste

  • Dan Zembal (Alberta Waste & Recycling)
  • Alec McDougall (ECCO Recycling & Energy Corporation)
  • Andrew Calder (Bow Valley Waste)
2:00 pm Municipal Updates

  • Paul Lyons (Town of Okotoks)
  • Joe Angevine (Foothills Regional Services Commission) and Candice Dupré (Foothills Salvage and Recycling Society)
  • Lindsay Seidel-Wassenaar (City of Calgary)
3:00 pm Workshop ends

This workshop was generously sponsored by:

Alberta Beverage Container Recycling Corporation logo