June 14, 2019 – Information Event Recap

Event Recap & Presentations

Thank you to all of our presenters and attendees!

50 attendees enjoyed three informational and distinct presentations. Overall, the event feedback we received was positive; another successful half day of connections, networking and learning.

Following lunch, Board Member Jeff Ainge spoke about the amazing legacy of Will Burrows as he moves onto new things. Will was presented with a gift of appreciation for his dedication and hard work over 12 years.


HOW RETURN-IT IS MODERNIZING THE DEPOT NETWORK

with Allen Langdon 
President and CEO, Return It

PRESENTATION

WHAT’S NEW IN EPR SOLUTIONS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

with Bob McDonald
Director, Extended Producer Responsibility, BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy

PRESENTATION

REUSING & RECYCLING BOOKS: SOLUTION VIGNETTES

With an introduction of the challenges of books by Denise Finch of Discover Books, we explored current traditional and untraditional options for recycling or reusing books presented as vignettes by colleagues from across the island. Solution discussion results are on an additional tab. 

Thanks to vignette speakers…
• Denise Finch, Discover Books
• Sheila Molloy, CWMA
• Samantha Letourneau, Literacy Central Vancouver Island
• Patrick Donaghy, Mount Waddington Regional District
PRESENTATION
June 14, 2019 – Information Event Recap
June 14, 2019 – Information Event Recap
June 14, 2019 – Information Event Recap
June 14, 2019 – Information Event Recap