Events

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2021 International Symposium on Alternatives Assessment

Oct 28 2021 | 01:00pm - 02:30pm ET
Oct
28

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. 

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Healthy Buildings America 2021

Nov 9 2021 | 12:00pm - Nov 11 2021 | 12:00pm ET
Nov
9

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

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HomeFree - Healthy Affordable Materials Workshop

Feb 1 2017 | 08:30am - 10:30am PT
Feb
1

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

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Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalky Substances (PFASs) in carpets, rugs, indoor upholstered furniture, and their care and treatment products

Jan 31 2017 | 08:30am - 04:30pm PT
Jan
31

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.

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HomeFree: Adhesives Q&A with HBN

Jan 23 2017 | 02:00pm - 03:00pm ET
Jan
23

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.

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HomeFree: Adhesives Q&A with HBN

Jan 19 2017 | 04:00pm - 05:00pm ET
Jan
19

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.

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Washington, DC - HomeFree Workshop

Nov 15 2016 | 12:00am ET
Nov
15

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: November 15, 2016
Time: 12:00 - 2:00
Where: The National Housing Trust 1101 30th St NW Suite #100A
Washington, DC 20007

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San Jose, CA - HomeFree Workshop

Oct 26 2016 | 11:00am - 02:00pm PT
Oct
26

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, October 26, 2016
Time: 11:00 - 1:00
Where: Japantown Senior Apartments 685 N 6th Street, San Jose, CA 95112

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New York - HomeFree Workshop

Oct 19 2016 | 09:00am - 11:00am ET
Oct
19

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, October 19, 2016
Time: 9:00 - 11:00
Where: Enterprise Community Partners - 1 Whitehall Street, 11th Floor New York, NY

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ILFI Materials and Health Summit: Beyond the Tipping Point

Oct 7 2016 | 01:30pm - 04:30pm PT
Oct
7

Greenbuild L.A. Material Health Summit
Material Health Summit: Beyond the Tipping Point
Friday, October 7th, 1:30pm -4:30pm

The BOLD Room
958 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA

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Greenbuild 2016

Oct 5 2016 | 12:00am - Oct 7 2016 | 12:00am PT
Oct
5

Join Healthy Building Network at Greenbuild 2016!

Come see us at Booth 1629 during the expo, or attend the session "Let's talk about PVC" on Wednesday October 5th from 8 am to 10 am., with presenters Bill Walsh, Michael Braungart, Wes Sullens, and Anne Christine Ayed, and moderator Joslyn Fagan.

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Living Product Expo

Sep 13 2016 | 12:00am - Sep 15 2016 | 12:00am ET
Sep
13

Living Product Expo
Crafting the Future of Materials
WHEN: Tuesday, September 13, 2016 – Thursday, September 15, 2016
WHERE: David L. Lawrence Convention Center | 1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd. | Pittsburgh, PA

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