Keynotes, plenary sessions, panel sessions, breakout sessions, and a poster networking exchange.
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March 31 – April 3, 2014
Join leaders from industry, academia, government, non-profits, U.S. EPA Region 5, and those involved in the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable’s Safer Chemistry Challenge Program for these exciting events. These are three separate events, requiring separate registrations, as described below.
2014 Great Lakes Green Chemistry Conference
Innovating for Success
April 1 – 2, 2014
Learn first-hand about the business case for Green Chemistry and how companies can take advantage of technical assistance opportunities to help them move forward in their own effort to promote sustainability. Network with others who are interested in adopting green chemistry principles to advance economic development and a healthy environment in the Great Lakes region.
The purpose of this conference is to show how innovations in green chemistry drive advances in business, academia, policy, and human health protection in the Great Lakes region, and how integration and collaboration of these areas are crucial for success. The conference will include keynotes, plenary sessions, panel sessions, breakout sessions, and a poster networking exchange.
Who should attend: business and industry, state and local governments, not-for-profits, academia, and labor interested in green chemistry, pollution prevention, and sustainability.
GLRPPR Meeting: March 31
This conference will be preceded by a half-day GLRPPR meeting. This meeting will require separate registration, to be announced at a later date.
This conference will be followed by a one-day training on the hazard assessment tool, the GreenScreen™ for Safer Chemicals, a tool developed by Clean Production Action for identifying chemicals of concern and selecting safer alternatives.