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A sustainable and cost-effective solution to Guernsey’s waste problem

September 22nd, 2010 by Professor Connett

Professor Paul Connett gave a presentation on “A sustainable and cost-effective solution to Guernsey’s waste problem” to a packed Harry Bound room at Les Cotils conference centre on 20 September 2010. He recommended a low tech community plan to solve our solid waste problem.  This would include: a kitchen waste collection system; recycling; yard waste […]

Professor Paul Connett’s Guernsey Presentation on Zero Waste

March 12th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Paul Connett, Emeritus Professor of Environmental Chemistry at St. Lawrence University in New York State, USA, visited Guernsey from 23 to 26 February 2010.  On the evening of 23 February he gave a presentation on “Zero Waste: A Stepping Stone to a Sustainable Guernsey” to an audience of almost 400 people at the Beau Sejour […]

Professor Paul Connett’s presentation at Beau Sejour on 23 February 2010

February 23rd, 2010 by Richard Lord

For a copy of the presentation by Professor Paul Connett’s on Zero Waste (24 megabytes), which he gave to a Beau Sejour audience on 23 February 2010 please click HERE Professor Paul Connett spoke to a packed Beau Sejour Leisure Centre theatre on the evening of the 23 February 2010 about sustainability and zero waste. […]

Professor Paul Connett to give public presentation on Zero Waste & Incineration on 23 February 2010

February 12th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Paul Connett, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Environmental Chemistry and Director of AmericanHealthStudies.org AmericanHealthStudies.org will be visiting Guernsey at the invitation of Guernsey residents concerned about the future of solid waste management on our island.  Professor Connett, a world expert on the “Zero Waste” concept and also very knowledgeable about waste incineration will be in Guernsey […]

Debunking the myths of energy from waste

November 15th, 2009 by Richard Lord

Professor Paul Connett and others oppose the government of Ontario’s plan to burn waste for energy supply. Part 1 of a series from the press conference of March 29, 2007. Markham Councillor Erin Shapiro speaks on her city’s remarkable waste reduction program, with plans for a zero waste program on the radar. Barbara Halsall speaks […]