News & Events
With marketing, proposal, and project coordination experience in industries that include recycling, waste management, and energy efficiency, she will be a key member of GBB’s marketing team.
Kent County, MI has issued a RFI for potential future tenants and complementary technologies for the Sustainable Business Park planned on 200 acres to identify companies that want to be part of the Park.
Renewable Energy Expert Tom Reardon Joins GBB as Senior Vice President; New Member of Ownership Group
Tom Reardon has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and member of the ownership group. A GBB Vice President from 2009 to 2015, he has over 32 years of experience specializing on alternative energy, clean fuel and waste conversion.
With GBB since his graduation from Lehigh University in 2014, Mr. Weiss has been promoted to the position of GBB Senior Consultant.
In the news
A Debris Management Plan establishes procedures and guidelines for managing disaster debris in a coordinated, environmentally-responsible, and cost-effective manner. In the GBB Waste Outlook newsletter, GBB Sr. VP Lori Scozzafava highlights the key elements of a plan.
In recognition of the immense damage brought by hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria to our southern states, especially Florida and Texas, and to Puerto Rico, GBB has donated $1,000 to the Red Cross for the relief and recovery efforts. We encourage those who can to also contribute and donate.
Kent County, MI has set a bold goal to divert 90% of County-generated trash that goes to landfills by 2030. Building a Sustainable Business Park is an essential part of reaching that goal, helping to significantly reduce trash buried in landfills and attract investment and jobs from companies that can convert waste into usable products. GBB is a proud Planning Partner of this project! Click here for more information and regularly updated links to the latest news and information about the park.
On March 27, GBB President Harvey Gershman will be in Framingham, MA, at the SWANA Southern New England Recycling and Solid Waste Conference, co-located with the MASSRecycle R3 Conference, to talk about the latest solid waste conversion technologies, projects and trends. Visit MASSRecycle's website for more info and to register for the event.
April 23-26, 2018
Chris Lund, P.E., PSS, Attendee
April 25, 2018
Kate Vasquez, Speaker
"Seeking Change in High-Service Cities"
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 1:45pm to 3pm eastern time
May 7-9, 2018
Virginia Beach, VA
Chris Lund, P.E., PSS, Speaker
"Converting Waste Materials into Marketable Products"
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 9am
May 8-10, 2018
Pawley Islands, SC
Chris Lund, P.E., PSS, Attendee
May 14-16, 2018
Harvey Gershman, Speaker
"Assessing the Impact of China’s National Sword on Recycling in the U.S. and the Implications for Waste-to-Energy”
Tuesday, May 15, at 3:30pm
Steve Simmons, Speaker
"Advances in the Development of Resource Recovery Parks"
Tuesday, May 15, at 4pm
May 15-17, 2018
Jennifer Porter (GBB) & Kristen Wieland (Kent County, MI), Speakers
"Making Space for Sustainability – a Kent County Case Study"
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 4:10pm
May 20-23, 2018
Lake George, NY
Jennifer Porter, Speaker
"Do’s and Don’ts for Bidding on Collection Contracts for Small Haulers"
Tuesday May 22, 2018 at 8:30am
May 21-24, 2018
Palm Springs, CA
Lori Scozzafava, Speaker
"Organics Collection Strategies in Rural California"
Thursday May 24, 2018 at 8am