Meet the Waste Watchers
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Adam Johnson is the Chief Executive Officer of the Western Metropolitan Regional Council (WMRC) in Perth, Western Australia. They recover recyclables from mixed municipal waste, and converts the remainder in biogas to generate electricity and compost. READ HIS POSTS.
After earning her bachelor’s degree in Environmental Sciences and Engineering from Harvard University, Meredith worked as an elementary school teacher in rural Arkansas through Teach for America before joining an environmental remediation company in Connecticut as a project engineer. She currently lives in Brooklyn and works at the WeWork co-working space at Fulton Station as an innovations analyst and strategist for dMASS Inc., a company that tracks innovations in science, technology and business that deliver more value using fewer resources, and connects innovators and seekers of innovation with strategic opportunities. During the summer of 2013, she worked as an intern with the New York City Department of Sanitation’s Bureau of Waste Prevention, Reuse and Recycling, where she helped develop the City’s residential organics collection program. READ HER POSTS.
Jennifer Prescott is a Green Consultant/Sustainability Coordinator for schools, organizations, homes and businesses. She co-founded the D3 Green Schools Group Composting Pilot on NYC’s upper west side. The 2012 Composting pilot was adopted and expanded by New York City Department(s) of Sanitation and Education (under Mayor Bloomberg) and is expected to be established citywide by 2015. READ HER POSTS.
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