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May 1992 Conference

"Reduction, Prevention & Re-use of Waste
An Alternative to Landfill"


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Welcoming Address
Mr. Matt Murphy, Director, Sherkin Island Marine Station

Opening Address
Mr. Dan Wallace, T.D., Minister of State at the Department of the Environment, Dublin, Ireland.

Pollution Prevention: A Key to Sustainable Development
Mr. Gerald F. Kotas, Director, Pollution Prevention Division, US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, USA.

The Role of Community Organisations in Solid Waste Recycling
Mr. Timothy R. Forker, Environmental Policy Analyst, The Office of the President of the Borough of Manhattan, NY, USA.

Recycling Household Waste - The Canadian Experience
Ms. Maria Kelleher, Resource Integration Systems Ltd., Ontario, Canada.

The Kerbside Recycling Project in Dublin
Mr. Michael Keyes, General Manager, Kerbside Dublin, Ireland.

The problems facing local authorities in Ireland unless there is a substantial reduction in the amounts of waste produced
Mr. Basil Whyte, Senior Engineer, Environment Division, Dublin County Council, Dublin, Ireland.

Recycling: The Government Perspective
Ms. Margaret Byrne, Department of the Environment, Dublin, Ireland.

The Copenhagen Municipality Waste Management Plan
Ms. Merete Kristoffersen, Agency of Environmental Protection, City of Copenhagen, Denmark.

Biological Treatment of Waste Water from Organic Acid Manufacturer
Mr. J.M. Burnett, ADM Ringaskiddy, Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork, Ireland.

Industrial Waste Minimisation and Pollution Prevention in the United States
Mr. Kevin C. Harvey and John A. Weaver, Weston-FTA Limited, Cork, Ireland.

Industrial Waste Auditing Process
Mr. Mark Line, Aspinwall & Co., Baschurch, Shewsbury, UK.

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