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Brazilian Waste Panorama (Municipal Solid Waste, Petroleum Coke, Coal, & and E-Waste)

Presented by Everson Talgatti -- CEO/President and Stephan Hardt -- New Business Director; both from MRG Solutions, Brazil

October 24, 2014

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The presenters will give an introduction to the new law - Política Nacional de Resíduos Sólidos (PNRS) 12.305 - which was effective August 2014. The National Solid Waste Policy in Brazil establishes principles, objectives, instruments and guidelines for management and solid waste management, the responsibilities of generators, the government, and consumers as well as the applicable economic instruments.

They will also discuss the market panorama for:Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), Petroleum Coke, Coal, and E-Waste. In addition, the seminar will detail the best practices in doing business in Brazil in the waste sector.

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