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Using The Toxic Release Inventory Webinar
May 5, 2010, 9:14 am
Filed under: Education and Grant Opportunities, Events, News

Register today for this free Webinar!
http://www.chemicalright2know.org/content/webinar/spring2010
Using the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) to Support Environmental Justice
The Environmental Council of the States (ECOS) and United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) invite you to attend the 2010 TRI Webinar: Using TRI to Support Environmental Justice. The purpose of the Webinar is to share experiences and lessons learned using TRI to address environmental justice concerns and expand TRI use among current and potential users who work on environmental justice issues. Speakers will include representatives from U.S. EPA headquarters and regions, non-profit organizations, and academia. All are welcome to participate!
Date: May 25, 2010 Time: 1 – 3 pm EDT
Learning Objectives
• Learn the basics of the Toxics Release Inventory program, such as the types of facilities required to report, chemicals included, available tools, and how to find and understand facility and chemical information.
• Learn through real life examples how communities have used TRI to address environmental justice concerns.
• Learn about recent developments from key representatives of U.S. EPA’s Toxics Release Inventory and Environmental Justice programs.
• Learn at a high level how TRI can be coupled with other data to generate and test hypotheses on the disproportionate impacts of toxic exposures on at-risk communities.
For registration information for this Webinar please go to the following URL: http://www.chemicalright2know.org/content/webinar/spring2010.
Once you’ve completed the registration form you will receive an e-mail confirming your registration for the Webinar from Kelley Lovelace of ECOS, along with the option to add the Webinar information to your Outlook® Calendar.
For up-to-date Webinar information, including the soon to be posted agenda, and speaker names and bios, please visit: http://www.chemicalright2know.org/content/webinar/spring2010.
Webinar Contacts Jennifer Major, Ross & Associates (representing ECOS) at jennifer.major@ross-assoc.com Christine Arcari, U.S. EPA at arcari.christine@epa.gov

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