It’s nearing the end of 2015! If you’re considering a new career in the new year, then join us to explore career opportunities and gain insights in pursuing careers in Environmental Justice.
National Wildlife Federation’s EcoLeaders Initiative invites you to join us on December 10, 2015 at 3-4:15 pm EST for “Environmental Justice Careers: Turning your Passion into a Profession, with MaKara Rumley, Senior Advisor to the Region IV EPA Administrator. This is the second Webinar of our 2015-16 leadership and career skills webinar series from the NWF EcoLeaders Career Center.
Register at http://online.nwf.org/site/Calendar/18847529.
Wed, Dec 2, 2015 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM CST
Register at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1245166502584243201
- Laundry detergent formulas
- Environmental and health impacts of laundry care products
- Performance testing
- National standards
- Environmental leadership and product stewardship
Joe McCarthy, Lab Services Manager, Dell Tech Laboratories
Joe oversees Dell Tech’s laboratory operations, Ecologo and Green Seal initiatives, product-testing activities as well as spearheading client projects with Environment Canada regarding New Substance Notifications, Trade Secret Applications, Domestic Substance regulations and Natural Health Products. Joe is a trained ISO 17025 Internal Auditor, sits on the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) Cleaning Products Executive Board and is a member of many committees including the International Harmonization Committee, Test & Standard Methods Committee Cleaning Products Scientific Committee.
John Paulun, Communications Manager, PortionPac
John joined PortionPac Chemical Corporation in 2011 and is responsible for third-party product certifications, regulatory compliance issues and the implementation of customer education strategies. Involved in maintaining the fidelity of detergent formulations, he helps to ensure a high standard of quality and performance for PortionPac® detergents throughout the manufacturing process. In addition, John has successfully shepherded numerous PortionPac® products through the rigorous Green Seal certification process. He is also certified by the ManageMen OS(1) Executive Management Program for janitorial operations.
December 7th, 2015, Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CST
Register at http://z.umn.edu/mntapplasticswebinar
Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP) is hosting a free live webinar that will highlight industry perspectives on increasing regulatory and customer pressures surrounding the use of plastic additives which may be under scrutiny. MnTAP’s goal is to assist the state’s plastics industry to meet shifting customer specifications in order to sustain and grow revenues. This webinar will discuss current regulation impacting the Minnesota plastics industry related to additives. We will learn about innovative approaches businesses take to create safer products and meet regulations. You will hear from industry experts about how a growing public interest in non-phthalate plasticizers and halogen-free flame retardants has opened up the market for many alternative additives. Join us on December 7th as we hear from industry experts about why businesses are considering alternative plastics additives and some available resources for guidance on switching to safer alternatives.
December 2, 2015
noon-1:30 pm CST
Register at http://acco.site-ym.com/events/event_details.asp?id=697973
This webinar will explain data center energy efficiency opportunities in an easy-to-understand manner, empower participants to spot ways to reduce energy costs in a data center or server room, and provide information on free resources that can be leveraged. Attendees will hear case studies from experts at IBM, SAP, and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Energy and facilities managers, energy efficiency advocates, sustainability professionals, and IT managers will benefit from this important discussion.