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Geosynthetics and Sustainability Webinar – How is Our Industry Doing?

Please join the IGS North America chapter for a sustainability webinar presented by Boyd Ramsey, who will focus on the geosynthetic industry is contributing to green engineering goals.

Geosynthetics make a great many positive contributions to our planet and its environment. This webinar/presentation gives an overview of the activities of our industry and some organizations, with interviews and discussions with industry participants including John Kraus (Executive Director, IGS), Jean-Louis Vangeluwe (Solmax), Dennis Grech (Geofabrics), Henning Ehrenberg (Naue), Sam Allen (TRI Environmental), Richard Bathurst (Royal Military College of Canada), and Steve Thaxton (Owens Corning).

The IGS has been addressing sustainability through the efforts of the IGS Sustainability Committee. Geosynthetic materials make critical contributions, but as an industry, we can improve both our sustainability performance and our communication on the benefits of geosynthetics. This new sustainability webinar event highlights some of the things the IGS and its members are doing well and offers a summary of some of our industry’s future improvement goals. It should be noted that the opinions expressed in the event are those of Boyd Ramsey and the other participants, not the IGS or the respective committees and organizations.

WHEN: Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at 12pm CDT.
COST: Free