Best Practices in Zero Waste Contracting with Service Providers

2021, December 8 • 12:45pm – 1:45pm – Track C

Service providers and vendors are an important part of the success of zero waste programs.  What is the best way to involve vendors? How do you engage with zero waste discussions when you don’t hold the contract?

In this session, panelists will discuss lessons learned and challenges in updating contracts for zero waste language, talking with procurement about the importance of zero waste initiatives and how to work with vendors toward common goals and targets.  

Moderator: Amy Marpman, Director of Sustainability , SBM Management