POSTED: 19 JANUARY 2007 - 8:00am HST
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Sustainable Approaches Toward Zero Waste
by Ray Chuan 26 February 2006

Friday, February 2, 2006. 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, February 3, 2006. 9:0am to 5:00pm


Friday Evening
Introduction / Kickoff / Motivation Introduction

(6:00pm - 6:30pm)
A brief presentation to introduce the concept of Max 3R, put the conference in perspective for Kauai, excite the audience, and explain why this is the right time for Max 3R on Kaua'i

Global / Domestic Perspective - Max 3R Potential
(6:30pm - 7:30pm)

Motivational and informational presentations providing examples of successful programs with Zero Waste / Max 3R goals. Overviews of public education and promotion, residential and commercial collection systems, materials processing, markets

R W Beck Recommendations for 3Rs on Kauai
(7:30pm - 8:00pm)

A presentation of the R W Beck / SWAC recommendations for 3Rs on Kauai but without discussing the WTE aspects of the recomedations. (Pending confirmation)

The Potential for Max 3R on Kauai
(8:00pm - 8:30pm)

A motivational and informational presentation explaining what Max 3R might include on Kauai, esp highlighting positive recommendations from the Beck report and using those recommendations as a springboard to recommend even more

Questions & Answers
(8:30pm - 9:00pm)

All Friday evening presenters will be available for informal Q&A at the completion of Friday's program

Saturday Morning
What Works "A"
(9:00am - 9:50am)

Detailed presentation describing Max 3R programs / projects / communities that have been implemented and are successful with detailed informational content

What Works "B"
(10:00am - 10:50am)

Detailed presentation describing Max 3R programs / projects / communities that have been implemented and are successful

Statewide Panel
(11:00am - 11:50am)

A panel with professionals from across Hawaii describing current programs

Saturday Lunch
(12:00pm - 12:50pm)

Lunch provided with a speaker relating Max3R to sustainability

Saturday Afternoon
Presenters Panel
(1:00pm - 1:50pm)

All presenters plus a few additional speakers to discuss Kauai Max 3R potential / come up with a detailed assessment of potential diversion / establish goals & objectives

(2:00pm - 3:20pm)

Each breakout will produce a detailed analysis of max 3R potential around particular specific issues. Breakouts include:
Source Reduction
C&D waste
Hazardous and special waste
Commercial waste
Residential waste

(3:30pm - 5:00pm)

Very brief reports from each breakout

click on link below to download interactive registration form:
A very special thank you to our sponsors including:
Apollo Kaua'i
Malama Kaua'i
Princeville at Hanalei

see also:
Island Breath: Kauai Solid Waste History
Island Breath: Kauai Landfill and Zero Waste
Island Breath: Lihue Transfer Station