SCS staff will be speaking and/or attending several conferences sharing our latest insights about the sustainability marketplace.
This webinar will provide an introduction to Forest Stewardship Council Chain of Custody certification, including a discussion of technical requirements for certified companies and who may benefit from certification. The webinar will also include an explanation of the use of FSC certified products within a LEED project and highlight differences between LEED 2009 and V4 with respect to certified wood credits.
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Oct 22 - 24, 2014
New Orleans, LA, USA
Contact: Connie Chan
Greenbuild is the premier event for sustainable building. Featuring three days of uplifting speakers, networking opportunities, showcases, LEED workshops and tours of green buildings in New Orleans, Greenbuild 2014 offers a place for thousands to gather and renew their commitment to the green movement. Visit SCS at Booth #2439 for Happy Hour on October 22nd and join us in toasting our 30th Anniversary!
Panel | "Beyond Hazard Disclosure: Are Building Materials Safe?"
Date: Friday, October 24th, 9:30am
Location: Room 11
Rob Shimp, SCS Global Services, consultant (pictured)
Margaret H. Whittaker, ToxServices
Mikhail Davis, Interface
Beyond Hazard Disclosure will address the drivers for hazard disclosure and major tools available today. Assessing whether building materials are safe often depend on a variety of factors. Health Product Declarations (HPDs) and similar tools can be used to help understand chemical impacts and alternatives.
Nov 7, 2014, 10am - 11am PST
Contact: Ned Halaby
How ready are you for your next regulatory, GFSI, customer or internal audit? Join SafetyChain Software and SCS Global Services for this informative webinar, featuring an interview with SCS Global's Sr. Technical Director and Auditor Heena Patel, who will share insights on topics like:
Nov 10 - 12, 2014
Portland, OR, CA
Contact: Alicia Godlove
The 2014 Textile Exchange conference provides an intimate venue for people to connect and create sustainable and scalable solutions for critical environmental and social challenges in the textile industry.
Session | "Integrity: Understanding Certification?"
Date: Friday, November 10th, 10:45am - 12:15am
This session provides an introduction to how certification works, and the roles of all the players involved across the supply chain.