A talk by Kate Bailey, Director of Eco-Cycle Solutions, a Colorado-based non-profit will be visiting MDI to share her knowledge and experience on how to help communities become more sustainable and resilient through Zero Waste practices.
Eco-Cycle helped launch the recycling movement in the 1970s and is one of the largest nonprofit recycling organizations in the U.S. They have 40 years of grassroots experience in the recycling and Zero Waste movement, and are recognized as national experts and leaders in Zero Waste community planning, advocacy and best practices.
Zero Waste is one of the fastest, easiest and most cost-effective local solutions to tackle some of the greatest environmental, social and economic challenges facing our planet. Whether you’re passionate about growing healthy food, keeping plastics out of the ocean, mitigating climate change or creating green jobs, Zero Waste is a proven, accessible solution.