Jonathan Rivin

Materials Evaluation Specialist, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Jonathan Rivin received his PhD in Biological and Agricultural Engineering from NCSU in 2007. Since then, he has worked as a consultant specializing in sustainable materials management and as a Waste Management Specialist with the Wisconsin Cooperative Extension. He joined Oregon DEQ in June 2017, focusing on sustainable procurement.

My Sessions

Global markets for recycled materials are shifting rapidly. Meanwhile new analysis is shedding new light on the consequences of specifying recycled content. In this session we will hear from two cutting-edge studies shedding new light on recycled content for food service-ware and for paper. Results of a new study completed in collaboration with AF&PA, MIT … read more >>

Lightning Talk