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 Advancing the science, practice, and policy of alternatives assessment and informed substitution


A4 Webinar Series: Alternatives Assessment's Past, Present, & Future



 
Date: Thursday, July 11, 2019



Description:

Join us for the launch of the Association for the Advancement of Alternatives Assessment’s (A4) quarterly webinar series. To kick off this series, the first A4 webinar will address Alternative Assessment's Past, Present, and Future, including:

  • The origins of alternatives assessment and its recent history as well as successes;
  • An overview on advances in the field’s methods and practice as well as ongoing gaps that require engagement and collaborations among multi-disciplinary array of professionals to accelerate the pace of methods development and standards of practice;
  • The recent launch of A4 as a forum to support advancing the science in support of quality alternatives assessments, developing professional excellence, enhancing capacity, and sharing best practices.

For more information, webinar slides, and a webinar recording, please visit our Past Webinars page here.


Green Chemistry & Chemical Stewardship Online Certificate Program


This certification program is endorsed by the Association for the Advancement of Alternatives Assessment.

Course I: Register by September 14, 2019;

Course II: Register by December 28, 2019;

Course III: Register by March 21, 2020

 



Description:


This 3-course program is intended to give graduates the tools to make a difference and find success by learning to design safer chemicals and industrial processes. Businesses are facing increasing market and regulatory pressures to use less toxic chemicals in their manufacturing processes and products, and are in need of professionals who can provide innovative solutions and more sustainable substitutes. 

For additional information, please the University of Washington's website directly here.