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Chesapeake PSR Annual Dinner

  • Baltimore Hebrew Congregation 7401 Park Heights Avenue Baltimore, MD 21208 (map)

The Chesapeake PSR Annual Dinner will be from 6-8:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Baltimore. Our featured speaker will be Paul Connett, PhD, an acclaimed speaker and author on zero waste solutions. Paul has been a leading global fighter against incineration and for sustainable waste solutions, such as composting, recycling, reuse, repair and redesign.

Dr. Connett is a graduate of Cambridge University, with a PhD in chemistry from Dartmouth College. He is a retired professor of chemistry at St. Lawrence University where he taught environmental chemistry and toxicology. For nearly three decades, he has researched and spoken on waste management in the US and 54 other countries.

Ralph Nader said of Dr. Connett, “He is the only person I know who can make waste interesting.” Dr. Connett is the author of The Zero Waste Solution: Untrashing the Planet One Community at a Time (Chelsea Green, 2013).

Suggested donation levels: $10, $25, or $50.

For more information or to RSVP, contact Tim Whitehouse at or (240) 246-4492.

Event materials: Dr. Connett's PowerPoint on achieving zero waste.