2017 TOURS

Monday, October 2, 1-5 p.m.
Pre-registration is required for tours and the cost is $25. You can register for tours at the same time you register for the conference.  Tour locations are subject to change.


Landfill/operations Tour

  • Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center
  • Petersen Iron and Metal  
  • River Products Quarry and Recycling Plant 


Recycling Tour

  • WalMart waste minimization plans and progress
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics food waste reduction and composting program
  • Muscatine Metal 


Sustainability Tour

  • City of Iowa City natural areas: South Sycamore Greenway 
  • Johnson County sustainability efforts: solar panels and local food
  • Sustainability in City of Iowa City and University of Iowa planning





 Photo credit: Iowa City/Coralville Area CVB