The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) is a non-profit professional organization that enhances knowledge and expertise by providing a forum for technology exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education, and outreach to more than 9000 environmental professionals in 65 countries. A&WMA also promotes global environmental responsibility and increases the effectiveness of organizations to make critical decisions that benefit society.
The Central New York Chapter of A&WMA serves approximately 300 members in such diverse fields as engineering, compliance management, industrial hygiene, hazardous waste management, legal counsel, government, and more.
Join us For the October dinner meeting!
Join us for our October dinner meeting that will be held at Strada Mia Restaurant at 313 North Geddes Road, Syracuse, NY on October 11, 2017 at 5:30 PM! Our speaker this month is David Vitale, Director of the Division of Materials Management for the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. David will discuss the new solid waste regulations that were adopted on September 5, 2017 as part of a comprehensive revision to the existing Part 360 regulations on solid waste management. These regulations take effect on November 4, 2017. David's discussion will include details about the changes that were incorporated into the final rules since the last comment period.
David Vitale has worked for the DEC for 37 years in several Environmental Quality Divisions on a wide array of programs and projects. As Director of the Division of Materials Management, he is now responsible for overseeing the administration of the State’s waste reduction and recycling, solid waste permitting and planning and pest management programs.
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