2021 EREF Fall Classic & Networking Event

JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa 5350 East Marriott Drive, Phoenix, Arizona, United States

See Who Won! FALDO 1st Place: Shawn Devinney Larry Holmes Eddie Wyatt Cassidy Brauns 2nd Place: Mike Widner Steve Cowman Mitch Hoban Darrell Thompson Marshmallow Contest: Cassidy Brauns Airgun Contest: Mitch Hoban Longest Putt: Mike Widner Closest to the Pin: Brian Horvath Women's Longest Drive: Chris Wilson Men's Longest Drive: Cassidy Brauns PALMER 1st Place:... Read more »

Future Tech: Treating PFAS using AC and DC

Speaker: Thomas Holsen, PhD, Jean S. Newell Distinguished Professor of Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Clarkson University Speaker: Yang Yang, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Clarkson University Moderator: Bryan Staley, PhD, PE, President & CEO, Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) Disposing of leachate-containing per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)... Read more »


2022 EREF Annual Charitable Auction

Las Vegas Convention Center Booth 551 3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV, United States

EREF’s Annual Charity Auction offers companies a special opportunity to showcase their products and demonstrate their dedication to supporting credible scientific research in the waste management industry. Silent Auction Opens Virtually Wednesday, April 27 at 10:00 am PST Silent Auction Closes Wednesday, May 11 at 4:00 pm PST Open Bar Wednesday, May 11 at 3:00... Read more »

2022 Intercontinental Landfill Research Symposium (ICLRS)

Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts : Asheville 1 Resort Drive, Asheville, NC, United States

The 2022 ICLRS is back in-person in Asheville, NC September 19 - 20, 2022! Online registration for this event has now closed. View 2022 ICLRS Agenda Event Information The ICLRS serves as the premier international meeting for an exchange of ideas among landfill researchers throughout the world!  In contrast to other meetings, the focus of... Read more »

2022 EREF Fall Classic & Networking Event

The Woodlands Resort 2301 N Millbend Dr, The Woodlands, TX, United States

Thank you to our generous sponsors, supporters and everyone who participated in this event! Stay tuned for details on the 2023 EREF Fall Classic & Networking Event. Support a good cause and join us for a round of golf, networking and fun! The Fall Classic & Networking Event is a great opportunity to support research... Read more »

2023 Annual Charitable Auction

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Booth 165 901 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA, United States

View 2023 Donations and Winners Thank you to all donors, sponsors, bidders, and volunteers for making 2023 a record breaking year. Through your support, EREF is able to continue funding record numbers of scholarships and projects including: landfill emissions measurement, managing PFAS, improved recycling, better composting and the conversation of waste to energy and fuel.... Read more »

Exploring the Impacts of Climate Change on the Solid Waste Industry

Join us for a thought-provoking discussion on the impact of climate change on the solid waste industry, where we unravel the mysteries, explore examples of climate-related risks, and dissect the reasons the solid waste industry should evaluate these risks. The conversation will include discussing climate-related risks to the industry, drawing links between climate-related risks and... Read more »


Black Goo: The Unseen Challenge in Modern Waste Management

Presented by the Environmental Research & Education Foundation of Canada.  Delve into the nature and challenges of "black goo" in waste management. In this condensed, high-impact session, we will dive into what black goo is, its sources, why it has emerged as a problem recently, and the cutting-edge techniques used to clean up goo-fouled sites.... Read more »

PFAS for Resource Management: Navigating the Intersection of Science and Legislation

Join us for an engaging Science Session exploring the rapidly changing landscape of Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) scientific advancements and its intersection with policies in resource management. Our esteemed panel of experts will shed light on federal and state-level PFAS legislative activities, future policy directions, and the science underpinning these policies. This timely discussion... Read more »


2023 EREF Fall Classic & Networking Event

PGA National Resort 400 Avenue of the Champions, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

The Fall Classic & Networking Event is a great opportunity to support research and education that enable innovation in sustainable waste management practices all while networking with executives. Proceeds support EREF’s mission of lighting a path toward a more circular economy. PGA National Resort 400 Avenue of the Champions Palm Beach Gardens, Florida September 27... Read more »

2023 EREF Summit

Hilton Garden Inn - Chicago O'Hare Airport 2930 S River Rd, Des Plaines, IL, United States

  The 2023 EREF Summit on Quantification of Landfill Emissions brings together engineers, academics, industry professionals, government personnel, and policymakers. This year's Summit will be held October 24th and 25th... Read more »