This Weeks Articles...
Trump agriculture secretary says during Wisconsin visit that family-run dairy farms may not survive
Editorial: DNR finally able to get back to science
Foxconn Launches ‘Earn and Learn’ Talent Development Programs for Technical College and University Students in Wisconsin
Maps showing potential for soil contamination issued for Wisconsin’s lead-zinc mining district
A look inside Secura`s new $98 million headquarters
Wisconsin Environmental group focuses on facts, not choosing sides
Trump administration says plan would restore ethanol demand
Proposed Superior natural gas plant would have negative effects on groundwater
As battery-powered vehicles catch on, policymakers, utilities grapple with roles
Manitowoc Lakes banquet to feature ex-Wisconsin DNR chief George Meyer
Wednesday, October 29th
from 11 - 3:30 (lunch will be provided)
1471 McMahon Dr. in Neenah.
Join Tom Eggert (founder, WI Sustainable Business Council) and Mark McDermid (sustainability specialist, WMEP) as the WI Sustainable Business Council presents two sessions on what your business needs to know about sustainability.
The first session will dive into credentialing in the sustainability area, examining the Green Masters Program.
Wednesday, October 29th from 11 - 1:30
Miron Construction, 1471 McMahon Dr. in Neenah.
There is a $25 charge for this session. Please register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/green-masters-program-assessing-sustainability-to-improve-your-bottom-line-tickets-71001394081
The second session will expand sustainability thinking to the finance, investment and employee benefit areas. In this workshop you will learn about:
There is no charge for this session.
SCS - At the forefront of sustainable environmental solutions for over 40 years
Our commitment to preserving the quality of our environment is not just a program at Dairyland. It reflects a deeply held view that good environmental practices reflect sound operations and contribute to the overall economic and social health of the communities we serve.
WGBA has combined forces with the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and together we will pilot a new model for USGBC chapters and local market engagement...
Miron specializes in providing innovative pre-construction, construction management, design-build, general construction and industrial services.
The WI Sustainable Business Council is a network of Wisconsin businesses and organizations that are interested in, or actively responding to, the challenge of sustainability.
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An overriding principal - Restore Wisconsin to the bipartisan national environmental leadership it once enjoyed...
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We now have an opportunity to grab the pendulum in the middle and make a real long term difference in how we manage our resources and what kind of Wisconsin we leave to our grandchildren!
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