Environmental training courses

Environmental and energy training courses, webinars and events

All times are Central Standard Time (unless noted otherwise).

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014
Sustainability Planning and Climate Change Considerations

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Online
Presented by: Donald Fournier, BEAP, CEM, LEED AP; Energy Consultant for Illinois Association of County Board Members and Commissioners
Planning for climate change — mitigation and adaptation are both necessary for our future. A broader context for sustainability planning is now required. This presentation addresses these issues providing ideas and concepts that need to be incorporated into our sustainability plans, ensuring our efforts are effective, persistent and adaptable to future surprises.
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Thursday, Dec. 4
Salvaging Carbon Dioxide: Finding Value Beyond the Smokestack

Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Online
Carbon dioxide doesn’t need to be a dirty word. Join Sam Rushing from Advanced Cryogenics as he explores some of the commercial applications that can exist for recaptured CO2, including industrial cleaning, fumigation and supercritical extraction. He will also examine the growing market for these services.
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March 31 - April 3, 2015
Pollution Prevention for Craft Breweries (roundtable)

The Pollution Prevention Information Centers from The Midwest and Great Lakes regions are hosting a round table meeting in St. Louis March 31 – April 2, with training at the St. Louis Brewery on a pollution prevention assessment tool created by the Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center. Businesses are welcome to attend.
More details will be added as they become available.