Phoenix Civic Plaza Convention Center
September 20-23, 2004

Exhibit Hours:

Tuesday, Sept. 21 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 22 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 23 9 a.m.-12 p.m.


Tuesday, September 21

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Collection & Transfer Track

Efficient Rural Collection & Transfer

  • Routing and Collections in Rural America: You Can Get There from Here!

  • Rural Collection: Garbage & Recycling Options

Communication, Education & Marketing Track

Crisis Communications and Disaster Response

  • When Disaster Strikes — How Solid Waste Operations Fit In

  • Crisis Communications During a Garbage Strike

Elected & Appointed Officials Track

Performance Standards: From Board Members to Bonds

  • Performance Standards for Elected and Appointed Board Members

  • Solid Waste Revenue Bond Ratings: Determining, Maintenance and Future Trends

Landfill Management Track

Landfill Design Challenges

  • Final Cover for a Wet Climate

  • Cost/Benefit Analysis for the Design and Construction of the Module 4 Expansion Cell at the Monterey Peninsula Landfill, Marina, Calif.

Planning & Management Track

Staying Financially Sound

  • Protecting Your Enterprise Fund

  • Status of the Current Insurance Market Place

Special Waste Track

Successful HHW Programs

  • Mobile Household Hazardous Waste Programs

  • Household Hazardous Waste Permanent Facilities — Cost Effective and Practical Solutions

Waste Reduction, Recycling and Composting Track

Improving Facility Operations

  • Maximizing Diversion at Your MRF

  • Transition from a Prison Industry MRF to a Single Stream Program

Tuesday, September 21

3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Federal Employees Track

Setting a Path for the Future

  • Leading the Nation: A Message for Federal Employees

  • EPA's Insights on Strategic Waste Issues for Federal Employees

Landfill Gas Track

Successful LFG Utilization

  • Production of Pipeline Gas from Landfill Gas in Canada

  • A Positive Landfill Gas Project with Little or No Gas

Landfill Management Track

Landfill Reuse and Redevelopment

  • Development Conflicts with Old Landfills: Case Studies from Florida

  • Development of a Recreation Facility on a Former Landfill Site in Denver

Planning & Management Track

Contracting Issues

  • Overview of Recent Transfer and Disposal Procurements and Contracts

  • An Objective Approach to Evaluating Privatization Options: A Case Study of Glendale, Ariz.

Special Waste Track

Construction & Demolition Materials

  • Mobile C&D Debris Recycling System

  • Recycling and Re-Use at Construction and Demolition Sites

Waste Reduction, Recycling and Composting Track

Importance of Stewardship

  • Making Stewardship Part of Your Solid Waste Plan

  • Formulating a National Stewardship Policy

Waste-to-Energy Track

  • New WTE & Conversion Technologies

  • Application of Waste Incineration & Energy Recovery in Asia

  • Gasification of Swine Waste for Energy and Nutrient Recovery

Tuesday, September 21

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Collection & Transfer Track

Successful Employee Training Tactics

  • Hands on Training-The Phoenix Approach

  • Transfer Station Employee Safety Training

Elected & Appointed Officials Track

Effective Decision Making

  • Improving the Way Decisions are Made in the Planning of Solid Waste Systems

  • Avoiding the Legal Pitfalls of Decision Making

Federal Employees Track

Tackling Tough Issues

  • Treatment & Disposal Options for Waste from Mad Cow Disease

  • Homeland Security and the Impacts on Solid Waste

Landfill Gas Track

Extraction & Control

  • LFG Migration Control: Overcoming the Challenges of Difficult Site Conditions and Public Concerns

  • Potential Exposures to Radionuclides from Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Landfill Gas Extraction and Control Systems

Landfill Management Track

Public/Private Partnerships & End Use Planning

  • Public Landfill Operations: Consideration of a Public/Private Partnership

  • Landfill End Use Planning

Waste Reduction, Recycling and Composting Track

Organics Management (Session developed by the U.S. Composting Council)

  • Standardization and Growth in the U.S. Composting Industry

  • Opportunities and Challenges in Food Waste Composting in the U.S.

Waste-to-Energy Track

Spotlight on Municipal WTE Projects

  • Factors Influencing Tomorrow's Waste Disposal Options

  • Capital Replacement Project: Construction Completion, Startup, and Operational Improvements

Wednesday, September 22

8 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Collection & Transfer Track

Managed Competition Panel Discussion

Communication, Education & Marketing Track

Crossing the Cultural Divide

  • Public Outreach Programs Reaching Across Language Barriers

  • Bilingual Recycling Education in the City of Phoenix

Federal Employees Track

DoD Spotlight on Qualified Recycling Programs

  • Rejuvenation of Base Recycling Program at Tinker AFB

  • Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot -A Prosperous Qualified Recycling Program (QRP) at MC Recruit Depot

  • Qualified Recycling Program Exceeds 90% Diversion Rate

Landfill Gas Track

Bringing LFG Projects Online

  • Landfill Gas Utilization in the Changing Regulatory Environment

  • Greenhouse Gas Credit Trading: Building a System to Take Advantage of Trading

  • Lessons Learned for Developing Landfill Gas-to-Energy Projects

Landfill Management Track

Siting New Landfill Capacity

  • The Long and Winding Road to the SH-30 Landfill - A Story of Perseverance and Teamwork Overcoming Challenges in Central Texas

  • Successful MSW Siting Project for Cache County, UT Utilizing GIS, Principled Public Involvement Communications, Local Technical Advice, Citizens' Blue Ribbon Committee, and Independent University Visual Analysis & Survey of Public Attitudes and Economic Willingness to Pay

  • Siting a New Landfill for a Densely Populated Island Paradise

Planning & Management Track

Tips for New Managers

  • Citizen Committees as Solid Waste Policymakers

  • Seamless Customer Service

  • Connecting the Dots: Making Management Theories Work

Special Waste Track

Effective Electronics Recycling

  • Introduction to E-Waste: The Issues Surrounding this Hot Recycling Topic

  • Planning Electronics Recovery Programs -What You Should Know

  • Bridging the Digital Divide with Electronics Recycling

Waste Reduction, Recycling and Composting Track

What You Need to Know about Single Stream

  • City Owned and Operated Single Stream Materials Recovery Facility (MRF)

  • Successful Single Stream Recycling

  • Optimizing Material Recovery from Single Stream MRFs

Waste-to-Energy Track

Waste Treatment & Processing

  • Advanced Plasma Technologies for the Treatment of Waste

  • Design and Performance Evaluation of a Indigenous Waste Material Fired Mechanical Dryer Utilizing Outside Air and Recirculated Air for the Purpose of Waste Heat Recovery

  • Computerized Realtime X-Ray Inspection of Consumer Waste Product for Hazardous Materials

Thursday, September 23

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Collection & Transfer Track

Transfer Stations — Raising the Bar

  • A New Generation of Transfer Station Moves Snohomish County, Wash., to Forefront of Waste Transfer

  • Lessons Learned the Hard Way in Transfer Station Design

Communication, Education & Marketing Track

Innovative Approaches

  • Using Community Partnerships to Get Your Message Out

  • Reaching the Masses on a Limited Budget

Elected & Appointed Officials Track

Designing with the Future in Mind

  • Implementing a Plan to Meet Future Needs: Beyond the Study — Getting Things Done

  • Solid Waste Disposal Reporting System

Federal Employees Track

Energy & Conservation Issues

  • Financing Landfill Gas Projects at Federal Facilities

  • Greening of the Government

Landfill Gas Track

Maximizing the Potential of LFG

  • Predicting Future Landfill Capacity Needs and Landfill Gas-to-Energy Production in New York

  • Supporting Landfill Gas Operations and Use Projects with Good Gas Information

Landfill Management Track

Streamlining Landfill Operations

  • Gone With the Wind: Litter Control Technologies

  • Total Maintenance & Repair: Leasing vs. Purchase

Planning & Management Track

Waste Trends for Spanish Speaking Professionals

  • Intercambio de ideas sobre el manejo de desechos sólidos

Special Waste Track

Dealing with the Unexpected

  • Post-Fire Response and Debris Disposal

  • Regional Storm Debris Disposal

Waste Reduction, Recycling and Composting Track

What's In and What's Out

  • Is Curbside Recycling Worth the Money?

  • Promises and Pitfalls of Glass Recycling

Thursday, September 23

3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Collection & Transfer Track

Fleet Issues

  • The Road to Sustainability: Alternative Fuel Fleet Experience

  • Essential Safety Devices for Your Solid Waste Fleet

Communication, Education & Marketing Track

Getting the Word Out on Single Stream Recycling

  • City of Mesa's Single Stream Outreach Program

  • Selling Single Stream

Elected & Appointed Officials Track

Environmental Considerations

  • Environmental Enforcement Programs — Combating Illegal Dumping

  • Environmental Justice

Federal Employees Track

Leading by Example

  • Implementing a Lamp Recycling Program in Federal Facilities

  • Federal Electronics Challenge

Landfill Management Track

Bioreactor Landfills

  • Field-Scale Testing of Leachate Recirculation Blankets at an MSW Landfill

  • Landfill Bioreactor Leachate Quality

Planning & Management Track

Performance Based Contracting

  • Think Outside the Box: Advancing Source Reduction, Recycling and Recovery through Better Contracting (1 hour session)

Waste Reduction, Recycling and Composting Track

Source Reduction

  • High Tech Source Reduction Strategies

  • Targeting Yard Waste for Source Reduction

Waste-to-Energy Track

Revenue and Distributed Power

  • Waste-to-Energy Project's Economical Success is in the Last Tons Received and in the Last MWh Sold

  • WTE -Maximizing Asset Value

Abletech, Inc. 0906
Ace Netting/Roxford Fordell 1726
Al-jon 1033
Allied Waste Inc. 2013
American Environmental Group Ltd. 1714
American Waste Digest 2429
Ameri-Kart 2001
AW Direct, Inc. 1729
Bandit Industries, Inc. 1424
Bar's Products 1216
Bayne Machine Works 0713
Bio-Cycle 1319
Blackhawk Environmental 1611
Bobcat 1814
Bomag Americas, Inc. 0113
Bowie Industries 1721
Bridgeport Mfg., Inc. 0943
Bryan A. Stirrat & Associates 1212
Busch Systems Int'l Inc. 1328
Capstone Turbine Corporation 1315/1317
Cardinal Scale Mfg. Co. 1012
Caron Compactor Company 1013
Cascade Engineering 2501
Cascadia Consulting Group 1412
Caterpillar, Inc. 0225
CDM 0913/0915
Central Fiber 1410
CES-Landtec 1627
CETCO 0112
City of Scottsdale, Arizona 2522
CMRA 1512
Coastal Netting Systems 2634
Common Ground Recycling, Inc. 1919
Complete Container Services, LLC. 1715
Continental Biomass Industries, Inc. 2313
Cover-All Building Systems 1014
Crane Carrier 0213
Cumming Westport/Westport Innovation 0114
Degussa Building Systems 1822
Delta Pacific 0122
DEPCO 2007
Diamondback Products, Inc. 1514
Earth Protection Services, Inc. 1313
East Manufacturing Corp. 0432
Eco Partners 1119
Elliott Energy Systems 0919
EPG Companies, Inc. 1115
Federal Prison Industries (aka) UNICOR 1213
Finn Corporation 1816/1818
Flexxaire Manufacturing 1219
Frutiger & Co. 2603
Gannett Fleming 1129
GeoLogic Computer Systems, Inc. 0120
Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. 0707
Global Sensor Systems, Inc. 1911
Gold Circuit, Inc. 1214
Golder Associates, Inc. 0532
Groeneveld 2202
GSE Lining Technology, Inc. 0815
Hallco Manufacturing Company, Inc. 2529
Hanley Wood 1218
Haul-All Equipment Systems, Ltd. 1910
HDR 0712
Heil Environmental Industries 0413
Herzog Environmental Inc. 1310
Hilton Farnkopf & Hobson, LLC 1215
Hudson Baylor Corporation 1820
Hyster Company 1812
Identity Theft Locks, Ltd. 1224
Information Systems 1111
Ingersoll-Rand Energy Systems 1117
Institute of Information Technology, Inc. 1312
Intec Video Systems 0813
IPL Products 1819
J&J Truck Bodies & Trailers 0701
John Zink Company, LLC 1710
JWS Corporation 2528
Keith Manufacturing 0721
Kleinfelder 1414
L&M Construction Chemicals, Inc. 1712
Labrie Equipment Ltd. 1914
Landfill Service Corporation 1711
Leach Company/Wittke 2017
Ludlum Measurements, Inc. 0909
Mac Trailer Mfg. 2413
Machinex Technologies, Inc. 1228
Madvac, Inc. 1824
Mailhot Industries 2024
Martin Marietta Composites, Inc. 2335
Matrix Service 0914
McNeilus 2301
Mentor Engineering, Inc. 0918
Mercer Motor Works 1325
Mettler Toledo 0800/0802
Midpoint International, Inc. 1813
Midwest Lube, Inc. 2018
Morbark, Inc. 1225
MSW Management Magazine 0623
New Waste Concepts, Inc. 0807
Norseman Plastics, Ltd. 1413/1415
Norton Environmental Equipment 1220/1222
Norwesco Computing, Inc. 1311
Omega Industrial Supply, Inc. 1327
One Plus Corporation 1211
Onyx Environmental Services, LLC 1322
Otto Environmental Systems, LLC 0439
Pacifica Systems 0806
Paradigm Software, LLC 1411
Parts Central 0125
PC Scale, Inc. 0128
Perkins Manufacturing, Co. 2010
Peterbilt Motors Company 0933
Petersen Industries 0819
Peterson 0644
Pioneer Cover-All 1416
R.W. Beck 1113
RBRC 1811
Recycling Markets 0804
Recycling Product News 1006
Rehrig Pacific Company 1511
Reliable Transmission Service 1422
Republic Services 2028
Resource Recycling Magazine 1210
Resourceful Bag & Tag, Inc. 1428
Rieskamp Equipment Company, Inc. 0645
Roll Rite Corporation 1825
Roto Industries, Inc. 2201
Rotochopper, Inc. 0124
Rotonics Manufacturing, Inc. 2014
RouteSmart Technologies, Inc. 1913
Rusmar Incorporated 1125
SC Johnson, A Family Co. 1615
Scale Automation Systems DBA Compo Systems 1420
Schaefer Systems International, Inc. 0912
Schuyler Rubber Co., Inc. 0744
SCS Engineers/Field Services 0613/0615
SETCO 1810
Shaw EMCON/OWT, Inc. 1527
SI Technologies 1223
Signature Marketing 1613
Southwest Environmental Service, Inc. 1921
SSI Shredding Systems, Inc. 0545
STL-QED Environmental Systems, Inc. 1316
Street Smart Parts 2512
SWANA 1519
SWANA-TX Chapter 1728
Sy-Klone International 0116/0118
Tarpomatic, Inc. 1419
Terra Compactor Wheel 0433/0435
Terra Engineering & Construction 1229
Test America Analytical Testing Corporation 1727
Tex-Net, Inc. 1121
The Hauler Magazine 0716
Thermo Electron 1929
Tire Service Equipment Mfg. Co. Inc./Saf-Tee Siping & Grooving, Inc. 1915
Toter 0625
Trucks & Parts 2207
TY Cushion Tire, LLC 0644A
US Composting Council 1221
US EPA Office of Solid Waste 0907
Vector Engineering, Inc. 1418
Versa-Tech Coatings 1217
Vulcan Scales 1329
Waste Age Magazine 0617/0619
Waste Equipment Technology Association 1314
Waste Management 0533
Waste Management World 2427
Waste News 1426
Wastequip 2101
Wasteworks/Carolina Software 1725
Wayne Engineering 0232
Wells Fargo Equipment & Finance 0718
West Salem Machinery Company 1923

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