Zero Waste and Litter Director City of Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Landscape architects play an important role in the management and sequestration of waste and carbon in cities. We must develop ways to cultivate the urban forest that do not deplete ecosystems or compromise agricultural lands. This panel presents methods to manufacture and amend soils with materials perceived as waste.
Learn about the environmental impacts of soil borrowing and chemical controls.
Provide an overview of municipal waste collection and disposal impacts to the environment.
Understand the challenges and opportunities of design research in landscape architectural practice.
Learn about green infrastructure applications for reprocessed waste materials for manufactured topsoils.