Waste & Recycling Manager and Environmental Sustainability Coordinator, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Zac is chairman and coordinator of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Environmental Sustainability Council and subsequent program. He is responsible for managing the operations of the Waste Management Center focusing on the disposal of general waste streams, recycling (landfill diversion) and medical waste stream that totals over 10 tons daily.
In January 2018, China banned all imports of recyclable waste from the United States. Now 70 percent of our plastic waste has nowhere to go and waste management companies are desperately searching for solutions. The United States lacks the infrastructure to process/recycle all of the waste it creates, and landfills are approaching capacity at alarming […]