[Greener-benches] Webinar: Green Chemistry and Sustainable Lab Practices March 12th

Jill Stoddard Tepe jstod.tepe at gmail.com
Tue Mar 5 21:51:33 EST 2013

*Green chemistry and sustainable laboratory practices*

Join us for a practical tip-filled webinar

*Tuesday, March 12th 10:30am-12:00pm Pacific Time*

Registration link:   https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/170317398

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*Webinar Description:  **    *

Green chemistry's becoming as broad a term as sustainability.  How are
those practices similar and different?  What can you do at the bench-scale
in your laboratory to incorporate these concepts and practices?  Join us
for discussion, case studies, and a wealth of tools and contacts to get
started and establish a framework for next steps.

*Webinar Date:* March 12, 2013    *Time:*  10:30am-12 noon PDT

*Audience:  *laboratory scientists, managers, environmental health and
safety professionals, and procurement professionals (e.g., biotech, life
science, academic, analytical and production labs)

*Webinar Goals/Outcomes:  *

   - Promote sustainability ideas, tools, implementation examples, and
   resources to bench-scale research lab managers and support staff.
   - Understand green chemistry’s role in making the immediate environment
   in scientific research labs safer and more sustainable.
   - Encourage scientists* *to be creative about acting on these
   opportunities in their own laboratories.
   - Promote the Green Lab Alliance as an emerging nonprofit to help the
   scientific community share ideas, concerns, best practices and contacts.
   - Promote PPRC’s Rapid Response and other services for practical tools
   and resources to help you take next steps toward green chemistry and
   sustainable laboratory practices.


Brian Penttila, Pacific NW Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC)

Jill Stoddard Tepe, Green Lab Alliance

David Simpkins, CellNetix

Kristi Budzinski, Ph.D., Green BioPharma-Chemistry Project Manager

Facilitator:  Cathy Buller, PPRC

*Sponsors:*  Green Lab Alliance Twitter: @grnlaballiance
facebook.com/GreenLabAlliance <http://www.facebook.com/GreenLabAlliance>

Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC) www.pprc.org

*Registration link:*   https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/170317398
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