P2R7 Round Table Summary 2012

The Pollution Prevention Region 7 Roundtable met on November 14th & 15th in the Westside neighborhood of Kansas City, MO, http://www.downtownkc.org/life/where-to-live/neighborhoods-living-residential/ The meeting began with a presentation by Tanya Mottley, director of EPA’s Pollution Prevention Division. After EPA’s presentation, the two regional participants who attended the State-EPA dialogue reported on the meeting which took place this fall. The following P2 programs in the region briefly reported on their activities: Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality University of Nebraska Lincoln: Partners in…

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December: What’s Happening

WEBINARS December 5th 1:00pm: Saving the Planet, One Paper Towel @a Time: Responsible Janitorial Tissue & Towel Purchasing Representatives from World Wildlife Fund, Conservatree, the City of Santa Monica, and RPN will discuss key issues and practical solutions to help institutional purchasers identify greener paper towel and tissue products. More info: https://www1.go​tomeeting.com/r​egister/6388989​37 December 6th 1:00pm: Moving Back to OR Reusable Textiles to Minimize Waste: How to Begin? This webinar offers specific information on “how-to” begin installing reusable OR gowns and…

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P2RIC looks at the month ahead: November!

We collect and post dates of interest to sustainability and pollution prevention (P2) specialists in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska on the regional calendar at P2RIC.org, http://p2ric.org/temp_cal/index.cfm, or Facebook.com/P2RIC. The events are mostly webinars and grant deadlines from outside the region along with meetings and grant or awards deadlines from within the region, If you use Google Calendar, you can easily see these dates from your own calendar view. The calendar changes through the month, as we enter dates when…

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Bill McKibben and 350.org: “Do the Math.”

On November 7th, we’re hitting the road to jumpstart the next phase of the climate movement. It’s simple math: we can burn 565 more gigatons of carbon and stay below 2°C of warming — anything more than that risks catastrophe for life on earth. The only problem? Fossil fuel corporations now have 2,795 gigatons in their reserves, five times the safe amount. And they’re planning to burn it all — unless we rise up to stop them. This November, Bill…

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Region 7 Sustainability Summary- September

The September Sustainability Summary is now available. Have a look and see what happened around the region in September. The P2 Act of 1990 repeatedly directs EPA to promote pollution prevention. The (partially) EPA-funded Pollution Prevention Resource Tyvarr finns Jack Vegas inte i nagon online version men som tur ar finns det betydligt battre spela spelautomater att hitta med hogre utbetalningsprocent (90%+ gentemot Jack Vegas 70%), hogre utbetalningar och storre jackpots. Exchange (P2Rx) strives to advance pollution prevention as a cornerstone…

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The Month Ahead: October!

P2RIC looks at the month ahead: October! We collect and post dates of interest to sustainability and pollution prevention (P2) specialists in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska on the regional calendar at P2RIC.org, http://p2ric.org/temp_cal/index.cfm, or Facebook.com/P2RIC. The events are mostly webinars and grant deadlines from outside the region along with meetings and grant or awards deadlines from within the region, If you use Google Calendar, you can easily see these dates from your own calendar view. The calendar changes through…

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Region 7 Sustainability Summary- August

The August Sustainability Summary is now available. Have a look and see what happened around the region in August. The P2 Act of 1990 repeatedly directs EPA to promote pollution prevention. The (partially) EPA-funded Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx) strives to advance pollution prevention as a cornerstone of sustainability. P2RIC produces the Region 7 Sustainability Summary to highlight how activities in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska use prevention to meet the sustainability challenge of retaining our current quality of life…

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Region 7 Sustainability Summary- July

The July Sustainability Summary is now available. Have a look and see what happened around the region in July. The P2 Act of 1990 repeatedly directs EPA to promote pollution prevention. The (partially) EPA-funded Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx) strives to advance pollution prevention as a cornerstone of sustainability. P2RIC produces the Region 7 Sustainability casinondal.com Summary to highlight how activities in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska use prevention to meet the sustainability challenge of retaining our current quality of…

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The Month Ahead: September!

P2RIC looks at the month ahead: September 2012 We collect and post dates of interest to sustainability and pollution prevention (P2) specialists in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska on the regional calendar at P2RIC.org, http://p2ric.org/temp_cal/index.cfm, or Facebook.com/P2RIC. The events are mostly webinars and grant deadlines from outside the region along with meetings and grant or awards deadlines from within the region, If you use Google Calendar, you can easily see these dates from your own calendar view. The calendar changes…

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Region 7 Sustainability Summary- June

The June Sustainability Summary is now available. Have a look and see what happened around the region in June. The P2 Act of 1990 repeatedly directs EPA to promote pollution prevention. The (partially) EPA-funded Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx) strives to advance pollution prevention as a cornerstone of sustainability. P2RIC produces the Region 7 Sustainability Summary to highlight how activities in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska use prevention to meet the sustainability challenge of retaining our current quality of life…

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