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RIT Golisano Institute for Sustainability invites you to its webinar

Measuring Sustainability with Life Cycle Assessment

About this webinar

"Measuring Sustainability with Life Cycle Assessment" will offer a practical introduction to life cycle assessment (LCA). The presenter will explore real-world examples of using LCA to measure the environmental sustainability of products and processes, resulting in cost savings, increases in efficiency, and increased market share.

Who should attend?

This introductory webinar is ideal for manufacturing managers, product and packaging designers, and sustainability professionals who want to measure the sustainability of their product or process.

Why attend?

  • Become familiar with life cycle assessment (LCA)
  • Discover how LCA can increase your market share by providing critical environmental information your customers are requesting
  • Find out what you can do to ensure your environmental goals are being achieved

About New York State Pollution Prevention Institute

The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP2I) is sponsored by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation through the Environmental Protection Fund, the New York State Pollution Prevention Institute is led by the Golisano Institute for Sustainability at Rochester Institute of Technology, and is a partnership between RIT, Binghamton University, Clarkson University, Cornell University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. NYSP2I also works with the New York Manufacturing Extension Partnership to help disseminate data and strategy.

Hosted by

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    Kate Winnebeck Senior Project Manager @ New York State Pollution Prevention Institute

    Kate assists companies with product stewardship and reductions in toxic chemical use initiatives. She performs green product assessments, including evaluation of the product's environmental attributes, recyclability, and human health effects and LCAs to assist companies.

RIT Golisano Institute for Sustainability

The Golisano Institute for Sustainability is a leading research, development, and technology deployment unit within RIT. GIS consists of academic programs in sustainability and applied research centers focused on industry and government collaboration for improved efficiency and sustainability.