2021 International Symposium on Alternatives AssessmentOct 28 2021 | 01:00pm - 02:30pm ET
Join Veena Singla of NRDC as she presents research from a joint project with HBN:
Environmental Justice Along Product Life Cycles: Building Insulation Chemical Case Studies and Recommendations for AA
The field of alternatives assessments and the A4 are growing rapidly. This session reviews needs and opportunities for the alternatives assessment community of practice to stay relevant and adaptive to chemical management goals.
Healthy Buildings America 2021Nov 9 2021 | 12:00pm - Nov 11 2021 | 12:00pm ET
As a part of the Healthy Buildings America 2021 Conference, HBN and the University of Texas at Austin will have two posters on display detailing:
1. Quantifying VOC and mVOC Emissions from Wood
2. Emission of VOCs and Particles from Wood Products during Cutting and Drilling: Implications for Occupational Exposure
Pick Your Poison: How Toxic Exposure Could Increase Under Proposed EPA ChangesJul 19 2017 | 08:00am - 12:00pm ET
The BlueGreen Alliance Foundation and its Building Clean initiative are pleased to invite you to a free symposium, Pick Your Poison: How Toxic Exposure Could Increase Under Proposed EPA Changes.Read More
Green Science Policy Institute Webcast Series- July 6Jul 6 2017 | 11:00am - 12:00pm PT
Green Science Policy Institute
HEALTHIER PRODUCTS, HEALTHIER PEOPLE
Webcast Series: The Six Classes Approach to Reducing Harmful Chemicals
June 22- Introduction, Highly Fluorinated Chemicals, Antimicrobials
June 29- Introduction, Flame Retardants, Bisphenols & Phthalates
July 6- Introduction, Some Solvents, Certain Metals
New York, NY - HomeFree WorkshopJun 21 2017 | 09:30am - 11:30am ET
New York, NY - HomeFree Workshop
Wednesday, June 21st from 9:30am - 11:30am.
Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
One Whitehall Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10004
New Orleans, LA - HomeFree WorkshopJun 6 2017 | 09:30am - 11:30am CT
New Orleans, LA - HomeFree Workshop
Tuesday, June 6th from 9:30am - 11:30am
Albert and Tina Small Center for Collaborative Design
More Details and Registration - https://hbn-homefree-nola-june-6.eventbrite.com
St. Paul, MN - HomeFree & CommonBond Communities WorkshopMay 24 2017 | 08:30am - 10:30am CT
St. Paul, MN - HomeFree & CommonBond Communities Workshop
Wednesday, May 24th from 8:30am - 10:30am
1247 St. Anthony
St. Paul, MN 55104
More Details and Registration- https://homefree_and_commonbond_case_studies.eventbrite.com
Living Future 17May 17 2017 | 12:00am - May 19 2017 | 12:00am PT
Living Future 17
THE LEADING EVENT FOR REGENERATIVE DESIGN
May 17-19, 2017 • Seattle, WA
Living Future unConference is an annual event that attracts disruptive design leaders. Join a cross-industry collaborative network that is creating a healthy built environment.
Seattle, WA- The Intersection of Material Health and Energy in Affordable HousingMay 15 2017 | 03:00pm - 05:00pm PT
Seattle, WA- The Intersection of Material Health and Energy in Affordable Housing
Monday, May 15th from 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Healthy Building Network's HomeFree workshop will be co-presented with International Living Future Institute as part of Affordable Housing Week 2017: Seattle. Come and connect with national experts and local practitioners to learn about healthy material selection and energy conservation for affordable housing.
More Details and Registration- https://hbn-and-ilfi-material-health-and-energy-workshop.eventbrite.com
ASID Impact SummitMay 8 2017 | 12:00am - May 9 2017 | 12:00am ET
Make an Impact in 2017
Impact Summit 2017 will highlight interior designers’ roles in defining how we live and work across cultures. Hosted by the Interior Designers of Canada (IDC) and ASID, May 8-9 in Toronto, Canada, this solutions-oriented summit will use the Regent Park community in Toronto as a successful example for how migration can rejuvenate a neighborhood, build a strong workforce, and boost a local economy.
Learn more and register here: https://www.asid.org/events/impact-summit-2017-migration-culture-and-diversity-in-the-built-environment
Green Science Policy Institute Webinar - Highly Fluorinated Chemicals: A Sticky IssueApr 19 2017 | 11:00am - 02:00pm PT
Learn about highly fluorinated stain and water repellant chemicals in this one-hour webinar: the products and materials in which they are used, why they can be harmful, and what can be done about it. Leaders in the field will share their expertise on this persistent and potentially toxic class of chemicals. These engaging talks were presented at February 2017 Green Science Policy meetings. Register at http://greensciencepolicy.org/webinar-highly-fluorinated-chemicals-a-sticky-issue/.Read More
Flame Retardant Dilemma and BeyondFeb 10 2017 | 08:30am - 04:00pm PT
A fun and informative science and policy symposium at UC Berkeley to network and learn about reducing the use of flame retardants, highly fluorinated chemicals, and other chemicals of concern in consumer and building products.
When: Friday, February 10, 2017, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Where: 150 University Hall, UC Berkeley (2199 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA)
Cost: $20 full-time students; $40 non-profit, government, academia and the public; $80 corporate and business. (Cost covers handouts, continental breakfast, lunch, and snacks.)
Preliminary agenda and registration at http://greensciencepolicy.org/fab-registration-2017/. Seating is limited.