National Building Museum

For the Greener Good: Life After Plastic

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Many believe that, as petroleum based products, plastic building materials will become more expensive as the price of oil rises. What is the future of alternate products for the construction industry?

A discussion with:
Blaine Brownell, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota School of Architecture
Jay Bolus, VP of Technical Operations, MBDC
Lance Hosey, President and CEO, GreenBlue (moderator)
Robert Peoples, Ph.D.,Director of the ACS Green Chemistry Institute® .

1.5 LU HSW-SD (AIA) / 1.5 CE (GBCI)

$12 Members; FREE Students; $20 Non-members. Prepaid registration required. Walk-in registration based on availability.

Home Depot Foundation Sustainability Partners
For the Greener Good
lecture series is presented by The Home Depot Foundation.

The Museum's award-winning Shop is open for one hour prior to the start of the program. Firehook Cafe is also open for one hour prior to the start of the program, offering sandwiches, soft drinks, tea and coffee and sweet treats. Shop and Café hours are subject to change.

 

Date:
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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