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Green Chemistry Case Studies
Apr 8 @ 2:00 pm EDT – 3:00 pm EDT
Washing Systems: Phosphate Reduction in Detergents Washing Systems has an on-going commitment to protecting the environment and conserving our natural resources. We embarked on this goal in 2005 when we voluntarily decided to remove nonylphenol[...]
Apr
14
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9:00 am EDT 2015 GREEN TOURISM CONFERENCE @ Woodloch Pines
2015 GREEN TOURISM CONFERENCE @ Woodloch Pines
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am EDT – Apr 15 @ 4:00 pm EDT
The second annual Green Tourism Conference will build on the momentum started last year around the common cause of promoting eco-tourism throughout the Catskill and Pocono Mountain Regions. Food service businesses, lodging facilities, tourism agencies,[...]
Apr
15
Wed
1:00 pm EDT Meeting Flammability Requirement...
Meeting Flammability Requirement...
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm EDT – Apr 16 @ 5:00 pm EDT
Pinfa NA and The National Pollution Prevention Roundtable are sponsoring this event to present trends in the building and construction industry that will affect the choice of flame retardants and building material solutions. Attendees will[...]

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A Simple Guide to Set Up an Environmental Management System: Appoint a Green Manager
Abstract: First module provides suggestions justifying the position, who should fill it, and hints for getting started.
Source: Hong Kong Environmental Protection Department
URL: http://www.epd.gov.hk/epd/english/how_help/tools_ems/ems_2.h
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Baldridge National Quality Program: Criteria for Performance Excellence
Abstract: Short description and link to PDF file of criteria of management system whose concepts have been integrated with some EMS models
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
URL: http://www.quality.nist.gov/Business_Criteria.htm

 


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