February 25, 2014
ACS webinars are FREE and generally interesting. Most of them are on a level that allows non-chemists, and business people to understand a good deal of it. Here are two upcoming webinars that could be very interesting!
From Waste to Wealth Using Green Chemistry <- CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Thursday, March 6, 2014 @ 2pm ET
The amount of waste that modern society produces is astounding. Could it be put to better use? Join Dr. James Clark, Dr. Avtar Matharu and Dr. Jeff Eaves from the Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence as they profile different case studies on how modern technologies can be used to maximize the chemical potential of food and e-waste.
Chemistry of Energy and Biodegradable Electronics <- CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Mon – Tue, March, 17-18, 2014 @ 2pm ET
What if you could implant a medical sensor inside a person that would safely dissolve after it had been used? Join Dr. John Rogers in a live broadcast from the ACS National meeting to learn about the future of integrated circuits. It’s just one of the highlights we’ll be bringing you that week. Sign up to hear the experts and ask your questions. It’s the best kept secret in Dallas!
May 9, 2013
From the American Chemical Society:
Thursday, May 16, 2013
So you have your business idea, how are you going to make a profit? Join our experts Barbra Bry and Neil Senturia as they share some tips on how to create a business model that will ensure your million dollar idea can generate a million dollars. Co-produced by the von Liebig Entrepreneurism Center.
ACS Members who watch seven out of nine installments of the
Chemical Entrepreneurship Series will receive a Certificate of Completion
April 29, 2013
Upcoming seminars and events from Sustainable Jersey:
Sustainable New Jersey Awards Green Grants to 14 Municipalities, Funded by Walmart (Photo credit: Steve “PodcastSteve” Lubetkin)
May 1, 2013, 4:00pm – 6:30pm, Hammonton Canoe Club, 100 Sports Drive, Hammonton Lake Park, NJ 08037 REGISTER
May 7, 2013, 3:00pm – 5:30pm, Morristown Town Hall, 3rd Floor, 200 South Street, Morristown, NJ 07960 REGISTER
Energy can count for as much as 10% of a town’s annual operating budget. SAVE MONEY by improving energy efficiency in existing buildings, and designing new buildings to be energy efficient. Hear about local government led programs that educate the public about the BENEFITS of energy efficiency and link residents and businesses with tangible assistance in the form of incentives and other funding opportunities.
Options and Incentives to Improve Energy Efficiency in Schools
May 9, 2013, 3:00pm – 5:30pm
Livingston Senior/Community Center, Tahaney Room 3
204 Hillside Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039
Energy costs are second only to personnel costs in K-12 school district budgets. U.S. EPA estimates that schools can reduce energy costs by 30% by implementing energy efficiency measures (retrofitting facilities and promoting behavioral and operational measures to conserve energy). View the FLYER for more information.
Preview Sustainable Jersey’s New Arts & Creative Culture Actions
NEXT WEEK! Arts Day 2013
May 2, 2013, 9:30am – 12:00pm
Trenton War Memorial
Using Creative Assets to Achieve Points in the Sustainable Jersey Program
May 14, 2013, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Bloomfield College, College Hall, Room 16
467 Franklin Street, Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Attend these events to learn how to use creative assets to achieve points in the Sustainable Jersey program!