Tackling Food Waste & Landfill Methane Emissions


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Join us on Thursday, August 24 from 2-3pm ET to learn more about how our trash contributes to climate change and how combining actions from the federal government with actions from states, cities, businesses, and other institutions can deliver the emission reductions urgently needed in this decade and beyond.


This webinar will highlight success stories from the America Is All In coalition, featuring leading states, cities, businesses, and universities that are taking action to reduce food waste and landfill emissions. The webinar will also provide actionable next steps on waste methane to scale local efforts and make the most of federal funding and policy opportunities. 

Featured speakers include:  

Gina McCarthy - first-ever White House National Climate Advisor, former U.S. EPA Administrator

Shannon Kennedy- University of Maryland, Center for Global Sustainability, Senior Manager

Alicia Zhao - University of Maryland, Center for Global Sustainability, Research Manager

Gena McKinley - Austin Resource Recovery, Assistant Director

Mandi McKay - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co, Director, Environmental & Social Impact

Tom Frankiewicz, RMI, Waste Sector Methane Expert.

Gina McCarthy Speaking at Webinar

Gina McCarthy will be there - will you? 

Former White House National Climate Advisor and US EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will open the event with remarks about the state of methane emissions from the waste sector. Register now!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

🟥 Who would be best served by this event?

The workshop is designed for all subfederal institutions ranging from governments, businesses, healthcare facilities, universities and community non-profits that can implement local solutions on waste methane and make the most of federal funding and policy opportunities.

🟥 Who can I contact with questions?

For media and general inquiries, contact us here.

We'll get back to you as soon as possible - thanks for your interest!