Environmental responsibility award applications wanted

By CMTA Staff

Capitol Update, Aug. 27, 2008 Share this on FacebookTweet thisEmail this to a friend

CMTA and the Industrial Environmental Association (IEA) invite companies that have displayed environmental excellence in their operations to apply for the prestigious "Environmental and Sustainability Awards". Application deadline is Friday, September 5.

The awards will be presented at the CMTA/IEA joint statewide environmental summit, "Navigating in an Ever-Greening World," October 21 and 22 at the Catamaran Resort Hotel in San Diego.  

The achievements can apply to any aspect of an entity’s operation that promotes going beyond policies associated with environmental, health and safety compliance programs, including such areas as:

•    industry initiatives
•    sustainability programs
•    waste reduction/recycling
•    emission reductions
•    resource management
•    energy efficiency

The program may address a single environmental aspect or encompass an entity’s overall environmental or sustainability program.

An application with detailed instructions can be downloaded here: www.cmta.net/pdfs/2008_AwardsApp.pdf.  Remember the deadline of September 5.

Many other benefits await summit attendees.  The program topics and simultaneous tracks are:

•    Compliance Updates,
•    Climate Change,
•    Air Quality,
•    Recycling/Waste Reduction,
•    Hazardous Materials,
•    New Legislation,
•    Green Chemistry,
•    Water Quality,
•    Sustainability,
•    Emerging Business Strategies, and
•    How to Green Your Business.

You can download a registration form here: www.cmta.net/pdfs/2008_AwardsApp.pdf

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