Join us for the September Bay Area Plastic Pollution Coalition Luncheon, where we bring together current and potential coalition members for a lively discussion about topics related to plastic pollution and its toxic impacts.
During our September coalition luncheon, we will be focusing on safer products and safer chemicals. Our featured speakers are: Dr. Ann Blake, Environmental and Public Health Consulting and Marty Mulvihill, Co-Founder and Partner at Safer Made.
Date: Friday, September 13
Time: 12-1 pm PST
Location: Earth Island Institute
2150 Allston Way, 4th floor conference room
Berkeley, California 94704
Cost: Free, but space is limited & RSVP is required.
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Dr. Ann Blake, Environmental and Public Health Consulting
Ann Blake is an independent consultant with 18 years of experience in toxics reduction strategies that includes creating criteria for environmentally preferable purchasing, ecolabels and product rating systems as well as local, national and international chemicals policy reform. "My consulting practice explores the mechanisms by which we can meet our needs for goods, services and jobs with minimal impact to the health of individuals, workers, communities, as well as the planet and the environment."
Marty Mulvihill, Safer Made
Marty Mulvihill is a co-founder and a partner in Safer Made, a mission-driven venture capital fund investing companies and technologies that reduce human exposure to harmful chemicals. Marty is also a researcher and advisor at the Berkeley Center for Green Chemistry, which he helped create and where he served as the founding initial Executive Director from 2010-2015. He has worked with many Fortune 500 companies to help them replace hazardous chemicals with safer alternatives.