Other Green Events
The USGBC – Illinois Chapter promotes green building and sustainability events throughout Illinois!
To post an event, please click here to complete and event submission form. The USGBC – Illinois Chapter will review your request and post events that are appropriate for our membership.
|Energy Economics in Healthcare Facilities – Online, on-demand webinar from the Energy Center of Wisconsin. Cost Free to view, $89 to take quiz for credit.||Online, On demand!|
|Lawn to Lake Sustainable Landscaping Workshop for Schools - This half-day workshop is for school administrators and grounds managers.
In-depth training on how to begin practicing sustainable less toxic landscaping on your school grounds.
Attending will allow you to:1. Address the environmental and health impacts of conventional landscaping;
2. Explore how to grow resilient landscapes with the use of organic fertilizers, native plants, compost, compost teas and natural pest controls while reducing your pesticide use; and
3. Make the argument for the adoption of sustainable practices versus conventional based on cost effectiveness, health impacts, and water quality preservation.Contact Nishaat Yunus at [email protected] with questions.
|April 8, 2014|
|Zerolandfill Chicago - This volunteer-operated annual upcycling program is inviting architectural and interior design firms to drop off expired specification samples at the Chicago Center for Green Technology this spring. We’re coordinating a volunteer-based “harvest” where community members can gather these free materials and get creative. Start saving your samples for Zerolandfill today; or submit an entry to our “Upcycled Art Competition.” Email [email protected] or visit www.zlfchicago.net to get involved.||May, 2014|
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