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Home Resource Guide Community Workshop Series
The Home Resource Guide Community Workshops are a series of trainings that cover topics surrounding oil and gas development, from extraction and production to transportation and waste issues. This series is broken up into 4 sections to mirror the Home Resource Guide, which is a binder we put together with resources for you and other community members to keep in your home to have at your fingertips. These trainings are free and open to the public. Sign up for whichever series works best for your schedule below, and we will send you the zoom information to join. Once you have…
A-Z Impacts of Plastic – Students Taking On Petrochemicals
Join the A-Z team as we engage a panel of student organizers working with Post Landfill Action Network to STOP the petrochemical buildout in Appalachia. Learn from these incredible students about the work they are doing, how students can make a difference on their campus and in their community, and how adults can be allies to student activists.
Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals and Shale Gas Development
The webinar will feature presentations on endocrine disrupting chemicals and shale gas development, led by presenters Chris Kassotis, PhD, of Wayne State University, and Laura Vandenberg, PhD, of the University of Massachussettes at Amherest. The webinar will be moderated by EHP’s medical advisor, Ned Ketyer, MD, FAAP.
Increasing Diversity Development in the Petrochemical Industry
Join Reuters Events to celebrate World Day for Cultural Diversity and Development as we explore how petrochemical companies are increasing diversity in their teams and what more can be done to improve on this. In this 1-hour webinar we will discuss – • Current projects – Hear how the industry is executing projects to help with diversity development in the industry • Challenges – Understand what the challenges are with increasing diversity in teams and what still needs to be done to improve this • Looking to the future – Gain insight on what you can do to increase diversity…
A Better Vision for the Valley
Concerned Ohio River Residents, League of Women Voters, and the Climate Reality Project are excited to announce a second, virtual “Better Vision for the Valley” conference to brainstorm the sustainable economic development potential in our communities. We warmly welcome community members to the table to discuss a better future for our Ohio River Valley. The first Better Vision conference, held in May 2019, invited area residents, local business owners, decisionmakers, policy experts, and elected officials to a presentation series and roundtable discussion on sustainable development opportunities. We touched upon exciting new investment opportunities for the Ohio Valley: renewable energy, sustainable…
Invenergy Technical Comment Instructional
The Instructional Meeting will discuss how to submit technical comments to the Allegheny County Health Department. The Environmental Integrity Project will share deficiencies in the current permit discovered by their engineer that the community around the Youghiogheny River should know about.