Solid Waste Operator Conference

February 13, 2019 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Holiday Inn & Suites
75 37th Ave S
St Cloud
MN 56301
Megan Dobratz

2019 ​Solid ​Waste ​Operator ​Conference ​by ​the ​Air ​and ​Waste ​Management ​Association ​and ​SWANA ​Land ​of ​Lakes ​Chapter. ​Earn ​Six ​CEU’s ​from ​the ​MN ​Pollution ​Control ​Agency.

7:30 to 7:35 Welcome by SWANA and AWMA

7:35 to 7:45 Introduction of Sponsors

7:45 to 9:15 Landfill Operations:
Pest Control – Jacqueline Hurd – Predator Bird Services
Managing Burned Wastes – Aric Olson-Vonco

9:15 to 9:30 Break

9:30 to 10:30 Implementing your Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan: Eric Watruva – Burns & McDonnell

10:30 to 11:30 MPCA Update: MPCA Update – MPCA Management

11:30 to 12:15 Lunch

12:15 to 1:15 Health and Safety Hot Topics:
Hot-Zone Safety – Protection of Workers and the Public: Geoff Strack -SKB/Waste Connections
What You Should Know to Manage Common Waste Safely: Bill Keegan – Dem-Con

1:15 to 1:30 Break

1:30 to 2:30 Operating Challenges: Implementation of Your Facilities Industrial Solid Waste Management Plan
The Importance of Waste Profiling and Waste Screening – Marv Stroschein –Crow Wing County Landfill
PFA’s: What Are They, and Why Should I Care? Jim Aiken -Barr Engineering

2:30 to 3:00 Landfill Innovations
Potential Uses of Tire Derived Aggregate – Curt Hoffman