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Enviro-Mich message from "Jessica Simons" <jessica.simons@semircd.org>


GREEN: 2008 and BEYOND 
Understanding GREEN FOREST PRODUCTS to meet the needs of your customers and
the environment

Holiday Inn South - Lansing, Michigan
May 13, 2008 

Attend the 2008 Forest Products Society Great Lakes Section Spring Seminar
to gain insight into the current aspects of green wood products and to learn
more about evolving strategies for architects, designers, builders, wood
manufacturers, and consumers in addressing sustainability. 

The program agenda covers the use of sustainable wood products from a
variety of perspectives.  National and local experts will be joining us to

- The impact of the green movement on the forest products industry
- Green architectural design
- Consumer perspectives on renewable materials
- Industry sustainability standards for green office furniture
- The future of green products
- Local availability of certified sustainable wood products
- Green building strategies for the woodworking industry
- Understanding wood's role in LEED buildings
- Developing value-added products from underutilized wood
- Branding and marketing sustainable wood products
- Local experiences with creating certified products

Don't miss this exciting opportunity!  Visit the FPS website and register
now: http://www.fpsgreatlakes.org

Jessica Simons
Natural Resources Specialist
Southeast Michigan
Resource Conservation & Development Council
7203 Jackson Road
Ann Arbor, MI  48103-9506
Cell: (517)851-2372
Web: www.semircd.org/ash 

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