NAHMMA Webinar Series

Exclusive NAHMMA webinars help you expand your knowledge and gain new insights on topics and issues relevant to our hazardous materials management industry. NAHMMA webinars are a great opportunity to learn from industry experts and get your questions answered in real time.

Webinars are held on the third 
Thursday of each month and are always free for NAHMMA members. ($50 for nonmembers) 

Upcoming Webinars 



HHW in the time of COVID-19 (next week)

JUNE 4 at 10:30 AM PT / 12:30 PM CT / 1:30 PM ET


Speakers: Larry Sweetser from Sweetser Asso., Jennifer Volkman from the MN Pollution Control Agency, Richard Lobinske formerly with Leon County, Florida; and Kelby Neal with Clean Earth (Moderated by David Nightingale with Special Waste Asso.)

COVID-19 has brought sweeping changes to all aspects of daily life in the United States and it continues to evolve at a rapid pace. What do these changes mean for HHW operations, collections, processing, and supply chain management? How are city, state, and county programs impacted by projected budget shortfalls? What does customer service and public education look like for environmental health, toxics reduction, and HHW best practices? 

Join this new series with NAHMMA where we'll take a deeper look at all these questions and focus on the impacts of COVID-19 in the HHW industry. We’ll hear monthly from public and private sector speakers nationwide on how operations, planning, and responses are shifting and evolving in our new normal. 

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Lithium Battery Risk, Management and Transport

JUNE 18 at 10:30 AM PT / 12:30 PM CT / 1:30 PM ET

FREE for NAHMMA members, $50 for nonmembers 

Speakers: Jordan Rivera, PSMHA, U.S. Department of Transportation and Sean Plasse, Call2Recycle

From collection to transportation. Discussions will include battery industry trends, lithium handling and recycling issues as well as regulatory transportation. Jordan Rivera of US DOT and Sean Plasse of Call2Recycle have years of experience with lithium battery management and will guide you through the process of responsible, safe management.

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Community-Based Social Marketing (CBSM) Overview

JULY 16 at 10:30 AM PT / 12:30 PM CT / 1:30 PM ET

FREE for NAHMMA members, $50 for nonmembers 

Speaker: Jennifer Tabanico, President of Action Research

This webinar will cover the basic principles of community-based social marketing and its relevance to household hazardous waste program participation. This session is designed to provide executives, department heads, board members, program planners, and other key staff and stakeholders with a basic overview of the CBSM approach. The session includes information on why we focus on behavior, a discussion about information-intensive campaigns and why they are ineffective at fostering changes in behavior, an overview of the steps involved in community-based social marketing, and a series of case studies to illustrate the process and demonstrate is efficacy. 

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