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Session 1c: Waste and Resources

18 October 2021 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am

Suez recycling and recovery UK logo

Location: Studios 2 and 3

Find out how community groups and organisations are working to reduce waste across our city-region through waste reduction, re-use, recycling, composting, upcycling and circular initiatives.

Host: Dr Adam Read, External Affairs Director, SUEZ recycling and recovery UK and CIWM President

Lightning talks:

  • Social Value through the GM Waste and Resources Contract, Renew
    • Daniel Carolan, Regional Operations Manager, SUEZ recycling and recovery UK
  • Central Manchester Community RePaint Project at the Boiler House
    • Jon Ross, Director, Sow the City
  • Recycled Soils
    • Dr David Hackett, Chair of the British Standards Institution AW02 Soils, other Growing Media and Turf Committee at BSI and Mrs Rebecca Murphy- Peers, Group Manager, UBU Environmental Limited
  • Recycling Lives
    • Alasdair Jackson, Chief Executive of Recycling Lives Charity
  • TRANSFORM-CE, CIRMAP, ShaRepair, Bio Plastics Europe, ECO I North West
    • Dr Rhiannon Hunt, Circular Economy Project Manager, Manchester Metropolitan University

Followed by a question-and-answer session.


18 October 2021
11:00 am - 11:45 am
GM Green City Logo