Keynote Speaker: Jerry Powell

JerryJerry Powell is the owner of three magazines (Resource Recycling, Plastics Recycling Update and E-Scrap News).  He edits Resource Recycling.  In addition, he aids in the management of three annual conferences, The E-Scrap Conference and Exhibition, The Plastics Recycling Conference and Exhibition, and The Resource Recycling Conference and Exhibition, several of which are the world’s largest in their fields. 

Previously Jerry founded and managed a recycling consulting firm for a decade and founded and managed a recycling business in Portland, Oregon for more than eight years.

He is a past three-time chair of the board of the National Recycling Coalition and the three-time chair of the board of a state recycling association.  He has spoken on waste management and recycling issues in 48 states and five Canadian provinces.