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Beyond Plastics, a lecture by Judith Enck (former EPA Regional Administration and Visiting professor at Bennington College).

When: Thursday April 11 at 6:00 pm

Where: Jacobs School of Medicine UB Downtown, 955 Main Street, Buffalo

Why:  Plastic pollution is a planetary crisis and we can act to be part of the solution

 

On Thursday, April 11, 2019 UB Sustainability will host Judith Enck, former EPA Regional Administrator, Visiting Professor at Bennington College and founder of Beyond Plastics. 

Please join us for this free lecture as we explore how to build a grassroots movement against single use plastic packaging in Western New York.  We will discuss how to work on policy changes in addition to consumer change.

Local advocacy organizations will be present to share updates on what is happening regionally to reduce plastic pollution.

Light refreshments will be provided.  Registration is required and information on parking is available here: 

http://www.buffalo.edu/sustainability/keyinitiatives/sustainability-month/BeyondPlastics.html