Life Cycle Assessment and Product Disclosure with Dr Neil Kirkpatrick
|How much do you really know about the products that you specify or use? Is there a simple way to understand and make informed choices about the right products for different projects, clients, specifiers and the environment?|
At this workshop-style 'Leading Green Thinkers' event Dr Neil Kirkpatrick from ERM will help you answer these questions, and engage you in critical thinking about:
The workshop will explore real examples from our industry, such as the way LCA has empowered event sponsors Interface to modify their products to be more sustainable, and identify areas for product improvement.
|Date:||Wednesday 9 May 2012|
|Time:||4:00 - 7:00pm|
|Location:||Perth Concert Hall
5 St Georges Terrace, Perth Western Australia 6000
|CPD Points:||This event accrues 2 CPD Points|
About Dr Neil Kirkpatrick
|Dr Neil Kirkpatrick is the Sustainability & Climate Change Practice Lead Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea for ERM, based in Melbourne. He has been at the forefront of sustainable innovation for many years and has focused on the development of LCA for the majority of his career.
Dr Kirkpatrick has advised the boards of blue chip companies including Shell and Unilever on the use of LCA to inform their corporate strategies, decrease their contribution to climate change and improve resource efficiency. With ERM, Neil recently worked with Tesco, Britain's largest retailer, to create a system to capture and record life cycle footprint data on a range of products, and communicate this information to consumers.
WhenWed 9 May, 2012
4:00pm to 7:00pm (3:30pm registration)
- Member Individual/
- Non-Member Individual/
CPD PointsThis event accrues 2 CPD points.
Location5 St Georges Terrace
Perth Western Australia 6000