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USGBC NCR: TRUE Zero Waste Workshop

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Starts On - August 13, 2019 - 10:00am
Ends On - August 13, 2019 - 3:00pm
2101 L Street, NW
Washington , DC 20037

Updated time and ticket price! Lunch will be served + 2 or more GBCI CEUs will be available!

Join us on Tuesday, August 13th to learn how your business or institution can advance its solid waste and recycling goals with fiscally responsible strategies. This workshop will present TRUE, a rigorous new standard which moves beyond others by focusing on how we operate our businesses, factories and institutions.

TRUE (Total Resource Use & Efficiency) Zero Waste Certification enables facilities to define, pursue and achieve their Zero Waste goals while cutting their carbon footprint, supporting public health and maximizing profits. TRUE certification is offered through Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) a program for businesses to access performance in reducing waste and maximizing resource efficiency. GBCI continuing education credits will be available to attendees.

Attendees will learn from Stephanie Barger, Director – Market Transformation, about the TRUE process and her pioneering work in the world of Zero Waste. Additional presentations will include case studies from early adopters of TRUE and other national leaders focused on how thoughtful waste management systems are protecting the environment and the bottom line.

This informative and interactive educational workshop will provide you the tools and resources to begin and further your zero waste journey and increase your efficiency and your bottom line.

Confirmed guest speakers include:

  • Nina Butler, More Recycling

  • Scott Breen, Can Manufacturers Institute