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Mastering the Materials Market
August 15, 2016 @ Teknion LLC

NYC Collaborative is hosting a Materials Mastery Event: an advanced evening workshop meant for the motivated participant.

Examine the essential tools of material health practice – Cradle 2 Cradle Material Health Certificates, DECLARE labels, Health Product Declarations, Pharos, GreenScreen, Safety Data Sheets, Emissions Reports.
Analyze the difference between transparency and health in manufacturing.

Learn how to interpret transparency documents and glean the best from what each tool has to offer.

Tackle questions such as:
· How do we become better at driving change in product choices for all people in New York City?
· How urgent is this need, where is it on the societal scale?
· How can we contribute to the good, most effectively?

Moderator: Jennifer Preston, BKSK Architects
Speakers:
Catherine Bobenhausen, Vidaris
Rachel Berman, Mechoshade
Susan Kaplan, HLW

Times: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM