August NPPR Lean and Environment Workgroup:
How to Implement Energy Economy and Environment Projects
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
12 noon Pacific, 1 p.m. Mountain, 2 p.m. Central, 3 p.m. Eastern
Mangum is an improvement
specialist at North Carolina State University’s Industrial Extension Service,
IES: NC MEP. Anna
provides leadership to North Carolina’s statewide sustainable manufacturing
initiative, E3. She works closely with federal, state and local leaders,
gaining their support of manufacturers to be sustainable in economy, energy and
environment. Under her direction, E3 has deployed statewide, engaging over 30
manufactures, 190 partners and impacting 17 North Carolina communities. The
program was recently recognized by Governor Bev Perdue as well as presented to
the White House Rural Council.
About the Lean and Environment Workgroup
The Lean and Environment Work Group is a partnership between the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable (P2.org), the Zero Waste Network (ZeroWasteNetwork.org) and the Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC.org). Its purpose is to demonstrate the profitability of incorporating sustainable business practices into operations. Anyone who is interested in being part of the group should go to http://groups.google.com/group/lean-and-green-workgroup?hl=en and click on “apply” for membership. If you already have a Google ID, you can sign in and apply for membership. If you don’t have a Google ID, you can click on the link to the right to create an ID and apply for membership. Presentations and materials referenced are available through the group.
The Lean and Environment Work Group meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 12 noon Pacific. Call in information and agendas are available from the Google group.
The google site contains:
- Copies of past presentations
- announcements and updates
- contact information
Hugh O’Neill, Chair
Paula Del Giudice, Board Liaison
Thomas Vinson, work group facilitator