Attend the FREE Sustainability Webinar from Sustainable Furnishing Council

The Sustainable Furnishings Council (SFS) is offering a one-hour webinar covering environmental issues related to home furnishings, including the factual basis for climate change, problems with indoor air quality, toxic waste, and water conservation.

The webinar will cover source documents of public records such as the U.N. IPCC 4th Assessment Report and the U.S. EPA, translated into easily understood concepts with common references all explicitly linked to the home furnishings industry. A well as a synopsis of GREENleaders, the industry first certified sustainability training course. This webinar is intended to give participants useful information for immediate use as well as answer questions on getting the most out of SFC membership and participating in the full exam program to receive your credentials as a local expert in green furnishings.

The webinar will be held on Monday, September 19 at 1pm EDT.  Register by clicking here.

SFC will also offer GREENleaders Certified Sustainability Training on October 26 at High Point Market. This live class will run from 9am-4pm and carries 6 ceu credits. GREENleaders is the most comprehensive green furnishings training program available, providing industry professionals with the knowledge and credentials to differentiate themselves as experts in sustainability.

For more information visit: www.sustainablefurnishings.org.

Sustainable Furnishing Council: SFC is a non-profit balanced coalition of industry players founded to promote sustainable practices among manufacturers, retailers, and consumers alike. The SFC recognizes the scientific consensus that our world is experiencing dangerous global climate change and acknowledges the tremendous urgency needed to minimize carbon emissions, waste stream pollutants, un-recyclable content and primary materials from unsustainable sources from any product platform under their control.

 

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