Jon Powell


Dr. Jon T. Powell, P.E.

Dr. Jon T. Powell, P.E., Yale University/PTP Informatics/Waste University


Dr. Jon Powell has more than 15 years of experience in recycling and waste in various capacities spanning facility operation, corporate strategy and analytics, research and development, engineering, education, and tech development.  He has published more than 20 peer-reviewed papers on different waste/materials management topics and co-authored a book on sustainable landfill practices.  Through his consulting activities he has provided thought leadership, guidance, and analysis to organizations including multiple Fortune 50 companies, U.S. EPA, NASA, multiple municipalities and state agencies, and NGOs.  He earned his Ph.D. from Yale University and a B.S. and M.E. from the University of Florida.