Zero Waste Events: Tips & Tools, February 12, Pittsburgh, PA

  • 12 February 2020
  • Start time : 12:00 PM
  • End time : 01:00 PM
  • Event Host : Green Building Alliance
  • Event Location : GBA Offices, 333 E Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15219, United States
Zero Waste Events: Tips & Tools, February 12. Pittsburgh, PA Green Building Alliance
Event Description

Join for an introduction to Zero Waste.  Speaker Kara Magoolaghan will present on the TRUE Zero Waste Rating System, how it relates to facility operations, and give anecdotal examples for how GBA executes Zero Waste Events.  Participants will also discuss ideas for aligning their waste policies with organizational goals and values.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • Green Building Alliance
  • Agenda
    • 12:00-12:05: Overview of GBA’s mission & vision

      12:05-12:15: Setting the scene – how resource management contributes to our mission

      12:15-12:35: Introduction to the TRUE Standard

      12:35-12:45: GBA Zero Waste Events & Sustainability Guide

      12:45-12:55: Pittsburgh recycling overview and resources (PRC)

      12:55-1:00: Wrap up, thank you, upcoming events to stay engaged!
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Kara Magoolaghan:
      Kara’s passion for sustainability and interest in energy efficiency drove her to Green Building Alliance, where she works to execute educational events for practitioners of high-performance buildings. Kara holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Binghamton University and is pursuing her law degree at Duquesne University. Kara is a Certified Passive House Designer, TRUE Zero Waste Advisor, and a LEED Green Associate.
  • Cost
    • $10-15
  • Event type
    • Workshop

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