John Carlton

John Carlton, P.E., BCEE

Solid Waste Program Lead

John is a solid waste leader and an optimist. He approaches solid waste management as an opportunity to help communities understand their actions and impacts, and works alongside clients to develop systems that are environmentally and economically beneficial.

John’s work has helped bring communities together on projects by enhancing services such as recycling, turning landfill gas into renewable energy, and transforming closed landfills into public parks and recreation areas. 

An active industry contributor, John is a respected author and speaker for the waste community. He’s involved with several organizations including the Solid Waste Association of North America and the American Academy of Environmental Engineers, and is a member of the editorial board for MSW Management magazine.