Dieter Eckels


Recycling & Materials Management, Research & Analysis


Dieter delivers on-time and on-budget projects for a number of public- and private-sector clients. Dieter is accomplished in data analysis, problem-solving, and team management. He has managed the collection of thousands of municipal solid waste, recyclables, construction & demolition, and organics samples for clients including the Pentagon, New York City, the State of California, Washington State, King County, Seattle, San Diego, Houston, and the City of San Jose. Dieter has created waste modeling systems for King County, the City of Palo Alto, Spokane County, Grant County, and the State of Illinois. Dieter acts as the data manager for projects big and small at Cascadia, and assisted with the development of Cascadia’s data QA/QC process and waste analysis database. He holds a B.S. in Sustainable Resources and a B.S. in Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology from the University of Washington. In violation of Cascadia’s flexible workplace reputation, Dieter is unable to touch his toes.

Dieter Eckels , Director
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