Malcolm Brodie

Malcolm Brodie is Chair of Metro Vancouver’s Zero Waste Committee and the Mayor of Richmond. Before election to Council, Mayor Brodie was a practicing lawyer and had a long record of service to Richmond in the volunteer community.  He was a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in honour of his contributions and achievements in the community.

Recovering energy and resources from garbage

Like many urban regions in other countries with high recycling rates, Metro Vancouver has determined that Waste to Energy is the most environmentally responsible and cost effective means of dealing...