June 19, 2015
The 2015 MVP2 Award application for projects or programs is retrievable via the link below. Applications must be sent in electronic format (pdf or word) to firstname.lastname@example.org by July 21, 2015. A check or deposit to NPPR’s PayPal account must be sent separately. Application
Applications for P2 Volunteer, P2 Champion, Multimedia and Fred Granek International P2 Award may be obtained by request through the email address above.
June 17, 2015
The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC’s) LEED rating systems for green building are the most widely used in the world, providing independent verification of a building’s green features, including design, construction, operations, and maintenance. LEED v4, the newest version of the rating system, takes a new approach to better building materials by promoting multi-attribute assessment of human health and environmental impacts across a product’s life cycle. Two speakers will talk about the details of LEED v4’s new approach to safer materials and how it is being put it into practice.
June 17, 2015
Sustainable Chemicals Management Software: A Pure Strategies Review of Tools for Managing Chemicals in Products. Sustainable chemicals management, particularly for medium to large businesses, is a complex undertaking that traditional tools, such as Excel spreadsheets, can no longer adequately support. Fortunately, there are a number of chemical reporting software tools on the market today. Each offers unique advantages, so it is important to identify which system is the right fit for your business. Our report offers a comparative review of 11 chemicals management software systems, and will guide you through key questions companies should ask in exploring these new tools and methodologies.
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March 19, 2015
Recording of the March 17 Webinar by Dr. Ramani Narayan, Michigan State University Department of Chemincal Engineering and Material Science and Tony Kingsbury, Kingsbury Consulting.
February 9, 2015
The Pinfa “Meeting Flammability Requirements for Commercial Buildings and Construction” conference co-sponsored by the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable (NPPR) brings together plastic formulators, polymer producers, flame retardant manufacturers, construction material OEMs, component manufacturers, as well as government and non-governmental organizations to discuss fire safety and environmental topics critical to the commercial building and construction industries. In this one and a half day program, attendees will be able to listen and contribute to panel discussions from industry participants and decision makers involved in the advancement of the commercial building and construction safety needs. When: April 15-16, 2015 Time: 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm on April 15th and 8:30 am – 5:30 pm on April 16th Where: Safety Harbor Resort and Spa, 105 N Bayshore Drive, Safety Harbor, FL 34695 Register at: www.pinfa-na.org