The Sustainable Product Revolution - presented by Kevin Brady of Five Winds International

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The Sustainable Product Revolution - presented by Kevin Brady of Five Winds International

A Toronto Sustainability Speaker Series Presentation
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Summary

Using a case study approach, we will learn about some of the tools that leading companies use to improve the sustainability performance at the corporate and product level. For example;

• life cycle assessment,
• design for environment,
• product scorecards and declarations

Wednesday June 2, 2010
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Networking over tea and coffee to follow until 6:30 p.m.

438 University Avenue (University and Dundas)
Loyalty One/Air Miles - Corporate Headquarters
Toronto, Ontario Canada

This is a FREE event. Limited space available.  Click here to register

Wednesday, May 19, 2010 - 8:00am

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This Toronto Sustainability Speaker Series presentation will feature Kevin Brady, Founding partner and a director of Five Winds International

Kevin Brady will draw from his twenty years of experience as he speaks to the characteristics of the sustainable product revolution. He will illustrate how the use of life cycle assessment, design for environment, product scorecards and declarations are being used by leading companies and how to effectively and credibly understand and improve product performance. Some of the companies that will be highlighted are; BASF, SC Johnson and Timberland.

Sponsors of the series include:

Watters Environmental is a leading environmental consulting firm that uniquely blends technical expertise with business strategy advice. Through our Sustainability Consulting Division we offer clients a full range of services to help them seize opportunity in the "Sustainability Era." Ask us about our 5-phase Corporate Greening Program

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Sears is the proud winner of the 2008 and 2009 Energy Star® Retailer of the Year award. Our goal is to offer a growing assortment of products and services to reduce your energy bill, create a healthy home and preserve our natural resources. Sears is making it easier to live green.

Green Enterprise Ontario (GEO) is Ontario’s leading business association working to build a greener, more sustainable economy for the province of Ontario and beyond. Our members understand that this can only be achieved by focusing on a triple bottom line:  people, profits and the planet.

3BL Media works with organizations to tell their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Sustainability and Cause Marketing stories across the social web.  Using the latest web technologies, social media and traditional outreach methods, we maximize your content’s exposure throughout the most comprehensive network of CSR thought leaders, influencers, media points, professionals and consumers.

For More Information:

Brad Zarnett
Founder, Toronto Sustainability Speaker Series
Senior Sustainability Consultant, Watters Environmental Group Inc.
bzarnett@wattersenvironmental.com

Keywords: CSR | Five winds | Kevin Brady | Life Cycle Assessment | Sustainability | Toronto | design for environment | product scorecards | sustainable products

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