Learn about our past webinars
Cradle to Cradle Certified Products Program: A Holistic Continuous Improvement Framework
February 13, 2014 – 9:00 AM PST – part of the Safer Chemistry Challenge Program 2014 Spring Webinar Series
Zoey Kroll is an Internet Communications Coordinator at SF Environment and a Social Media Strategist at Hayes Valley Farm. She will talk about using social media channels to inspire offline action. In the webinar, we’ll interact with and discuss how apps (RecycleWhere), activity clubs (Photo Adventure Club), and social media tools can inspire people to move from clicks to compost.
Presenter: Susan Klosterhaus, Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute, Senior Scientist
EPA’s Safer Chemical Ingredient List
March 18, 2014 – part of the Safer Chemistry Challenge Program 2014 Spring Webinar Series
Presenter: Clive Davies, Environmental Protection Agency, Chief, Design for the Environment Branch Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8302663346085465602
“Marketing Your Green Business Program, How to simultaneously attract new businesses while providing benefits to your existing participants”
March 12, 2014 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT – part of the How-to Green Business Webinar Series
How do you effectively market your green business program? It’s not just advertising and social media. This webinar will explore some business models and case studies of communities that have successfully launched and grown their green business programs. This is a must watch for those who are currently considering a program or have recently launched a program.
Speakers include Anna Frankel from San Francisco Department of Environment and past president of the California Green Business Network (CAGBN); Kevin Dick with the Delta Institute in Chicago; and Michelle Castagnola with the City of Chula Vista, California.
California Priority Products List
April 17, 2014 – 11:00 AM PDT – part of the Safer Chemistry Challenge Program 2014 Spring Webinar Series
Presenter: Karl Palmer, California Department of Toxic Substances Control, Chief, Safer Consumer Products Branch
Co-Host: Donna Walden, Western Regional P2 Network
GreenWERCS as a Hazard Analysis Tool with Case Study
May 15, 2014 – 11 AM PDT – part of the Safer Chemistry Challenge Program 2014 Spring Webinar Series
Presenter: Sean Burek, The WERCS, Business Development Specialist
Advancing Non-Halogenated Flame Retardant Solutions in North America
June 10, 2014 – 8 AM PDT – part of the Safer Chemistry Challenge Program 2014 Spring Webinar Series
Presenter: Dr. Adrian Beard, PINFA Board Member and Head of Marketing and Advocacy for Flame Retardants at Clariant Corporation
Funding Your Green Business Program, Diverse Funding Sources Add Up
June 11, 2014 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT – part of the How-to Green Business Webinar Series
This is part of a how-to webinar series on green business sponsored by the Western Sustainability & Pollution Prevention Network (WSPPN) and the Green Business Engagement National Network (GBENN) focused on finding essential funding for your program.
Speakers include representatives from the California Green Business Network, the Illinois Green Business Association, A Better City, and ICLEI.
“So you want to start a Green Business Program?”
September 10, 2014 – 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PDT - part of the How-to Green Business Webinar Series
Green Business Programs are being started all across the nation. Where does one start? What are the benefits and how much does it cost? They’re many different approaches from self -certified and gamification to third party audits. Hear about different programs that are working and determine an approach that makes sense for you?