Upcoming Events

USGBC-NCC Building Health Forum

When: December 11, 2014
Where: UCSF–Mission Bay; 600 16th Street, San Francisco, California

U.S. Green Building Council Northern California Chapter is hosting the Building Health Forum where more than 300 experts will discuss healthy buildings. Dr. Arlene Blum will be speaking about healthy insulation at the following session:

Market Transformation: Toxic Flame Retardants as Low-Hanging Fruit
With new changes in California standards, where can we avoid toxic flame retardants? Learn how to meet code while optimizing healthy materials.

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Reed College Thomas Lamb Eliot Award

Arlene will be presented with the annual Thomas Lamb Eliot Award for lifetime achievement by her alma mater as a graduate who exemplifies the Reed qualities of intellectual rigor, independence, and integrity.

Eliot Award Lecture: Arlene Blum ’66, “A Life of Mountains and Molecules”
When: February 5, 2015, 7:00 pm
Where: Vollum Lecture Hall, Reed College, Portland, Oregon
To attend, contact brittneycm@reed.edu.

Eliot Award Ceremony
When: February 6, 2015
Where: Reed College, Portland, Oregon

Flame Retardant Dilemma Symposium

The next Flame Retardant Dilemma Symposium will be held at UC Berkeley, California in 150 University Hall. Contributors from academia, industry, government, and citizen groups will share information on flame retardants and flammability standards. Write veronica@greensciencepolicy.org if you have questions.

When: February 13, 2015, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Where: 150 University Hall, UC Berkeley; 2199 Addison Street, Berkeley, California

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