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Rethinking Reusables with Rebel Recycling
June 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm$10.00 – $15.00
The Green Chamber Of Nevada announces our June educational event, Rethinking Reusables with Rebel Recycling. Featuring guest speaker Tara Pike-Nordstrom the UNLV Sustainability Coordinator and head of the Rebel Recycling program. We welcome her back this year as she updates our members, guests, and community on the efforts and innovations happening within the Rebel Recycling program. This luncheon will include a lunch and refreshments.
Trash or Treasure?
Tara will be updating our guests about the latest innovations found within the UNLV Rebel Recycling program and how they have found successes with more sustainable alternatives. With the addition of the new equipment and ongoing efforts, partnerships, and thought they have found ways to offer zero-waste events through the student union. The savings to the environment and the resulting saving to the university are just the beginning. We will dive into deeper topics, you can take to your business and daily practices including:
Composting to Create Zero-Waste Events
Converting Waste Oils Into Bio-Energy
Redirecting Waste Decreases Cost
Be sure to RSVP today and get your ticket.
About Our Luncheons
Our monthly luncheons are a great way to network with like-minded, environmentally responsible and sustainability conscious business owners, entrepreneurs, innovators, local and state officials, and community members. Each luncheon event includes lunch, legislative update, educational, and member provided raffle. Raffle tickets are available at the door for cash or charge. Members are encouraged to bring promotional materials about their businesses to be featured on our sign-in table.
About Tara Pike-Nordstrom
A Las Vegas authority on sustainability, Tara is a life long advocate for a more sustainable future. On campus she runs the UNLV Rebel Recycling program, and is the voice of sustainability. Her desire to reduce waste, rethink usage and decrease costs makes her an ideal candidate for our June event, Rethinking Reusables.
Contact Our Speaker
UNLV Sustainability Coordinator
Thank You to All Our Event Sponsors
Location Sponsor – Las Vegas Cyclery
At the Green Chamber Of Nevada we have a mission to usher innovative, sustainable practices into our state. It is through our events that we are able to educate large groups about how to do things better, more efficiently, and at less cost. Learn how to sponsor an event, or get more information about being a GCNV annual sponsor today. Contact The Board For Details