Upcoming Events

June Meeting

Subject: Behavior Change
Location: Elkhart Chamber of Commerce
Date: June 26
Time: 8:00 AM

April Meeting

Subjects: 1) Developing and how to use an audit checklist to analyze water and waste impacts of your business; 2) Discussing what members would like to see in May and June. We are currently set up to talk about Energy Audits or Dealing with Behavior Change.Next Meeting

As always if someone has a suggestion for a topic please bring them forward and we can find a way to make it happen.

Location: Elkhart Environmental Center
Date: April 28

Time: 8:00 – 9:30 AM

March Meeting

Subjects: 1) Developing an Opportunity List; 2) Discuss Adding a Materials Exchange Program to The Coalition
Location: Elkhart Chamber of Commerce
Date: March 31
Time: 8:00 9:30 AM

Here is the agenda: March 31 Agenda

February’s Meeting:

Subject: Case Study of Summit Brands, “Wal-Mart Surveys and Building a Green Team”
Guest: Kristin Eby, Summit Brands
Location: Elkhart Environmental Center
Date: February 24
Time: 8:00 – 9:30 AM

About our Guest:

Kristin earned two degrees from Indiana University – an undergrad degree in Biology and a master’s degree in Environmental Science. Her current position is a Regulatory and Sustainability Specialist for Summit Brands, where she has been employed for over seven (7) years. While at Summit Brands she has worked to engineer green/safer chemicals, manage the company’s sustainability program which included ISO 14001 certification, and implemented an employee involvement program. This experience includes ensuring company and product compliance with several governing entities including EPA, IDEM, OSHA, DOT, FIFRA and others.

About Summit Brands:

“Based in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Summit Brands has been family owned and privately held since 1958. We offer highly effective, sustainable and innovative household cleaning products. Summit Brands began with the distribution of multi-purpose rust stain remover, Super Iron Out® and has since branched out to national and global distribution with such brands as Glisten®, Plink®, White Brite® and DrainOut®. We are category leaders in many consumer segments from appliance cleaners to water treatment products” – Summit Brands

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