Associate Civil Engineer
Los Angeles County Public Works
Kawsar Vazifdar manages the Zero Waste Planning Unit in the Environmental Programs Division. Her Unit works on The Southern California Conversion Technology Project, which promotes the development of infrastructure creating renewable energy and fuels from municipal solid waste. Ms. Vazifdar also works on environmental policy relating to solid waste, organic waste, and renewable energy and fuels. In addition, she is heavily involved in planning for the County of Los Angeles to comply with California Senate Bill 1383 (2016) which establishes statewide targets for organic waste landfill disposal reduction.