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Green Chemistry Guide Listen and Learn Webinar Series: Building the Business Case for Green Chemistry
Al Innes, Michelle Butler and Kate Winnebeck present Chapter 7, how to build the business case for green chemistry, the steps needed for initiating a successful program, and accounting for all cost.
Alternatives Assessment 110: Collaborations to Advance Safer Alternatives- Examples and Models
There is an increasing acknowledgement of the challenges of identifying, evaluating, and adopting safer chemicals and materials. And with this acknowledgement there is a growing understanding of the need for supply chain, government, academic and non-profit collaboration to advance application of alternatives assessment for informed substitution. In this webinar, case examples of collaborations between academic institutions and other stakeholders to prioritize and evaluate safer chemistries. These examples provide numerous lessons for the role of government in supporting alternatives assessment and adoption of safer chemistries.
WE @ RIT Explore Engineering High School Day - Bioplastic: Engineering the Future
Students learned about conventional plastics and their environmental impact, along with the opportunities for bioplastics. After the presentation, students made bioplastic from cornstarch.