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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.
HomeFree - Healthy Affordable Materials WorkshopFeb 1 2017 | 08:30am - 10:30am PT
Today, low‑wealth communities are disproportionately exposed to chemical hazards found in many building products and subsequently have more severe health‑related issues. We can change that.
When: Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Time: 8:30 - 10:30 AM
Where: Kelly Cullen Community Auditorium 220 Golden Gate Avenue San Francisco, CA 94102
Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalky Substances (PFASs) in carpets, rugs, indoor upholstered furniture, and their care and treatment productsJan 31 2017 | 08:30am - 04:30pm PT
The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) is hosting a daylong public workshop with experts from industry, academia, NGOs, and other government agencies to discuss the use of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in carpets, rugs, indoor upholstered furniture, and their care and treatment products. This workshop is part of the DTSC’s Safer Consumer Products program (SCP) work towards identifying the next round of proposed Priority Products.Read More
HomeFree: Adhesives Q&A with HBNJan 23 2017 | 02:00pm - 03:00pm ET
Don't get stuck with an unhealthy adhesive. Join us for this HomeFree webinar. Healthy Building Network's researcher, Melissa Coffin, will present the latest HomeFree guidance on adhesives and answer audience questions.Read More