Wednesday, May 31, 2023 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM CDT
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839 W. 79th Street 
Chicago, IL 60620




Salvatore Rinaldi 
Energy Resources Center(ERC)

The Multiple Aspects of a (Food) Waste to Biogas Project– A Field Day

Anaerobic Digestion of organic waste such as food waste is an alternative to landfilling that results inenvironmental benefits such as improved air quality, biogas recovery, and nutrients recovery. This fieldday will highlight the considerations and challenges that Green Era Sustainability has overcome to buildand operate the Green Era Campus which include an Anaerobic Digestion Facility. We’ll provide anoverview of the key components of anaerobic digestion systems and highlight funding and technicalassistance to investigate new opportunities. We will also tour Green Era Campus and uncover theirsecrets to success.


  • Breakfast and Registration
  • Welcome and Overview of the Event
  • Remarks from EPA - Edward Nam, Director, Land, Chemicals, and Redevelopment Division
  • Overview of the Green Era Campus - AD Facility - Jason Feldman, Green Era
  • Roundy’s mission and alignment with Green Era - Michael Marx, Division President for Roundy’s and Amanda Puck, Director of Strategic Brand Development, Mariano’s
  • The perspective from the RNG industry - Anthony Valente, Sr Global Strategy Manager, BP p.l.c.
  • Tour of the Campus(650 W 83rd St, Chicago, IL 60620)
  • Event Closing Thank you!