Reduce, Reuse, Recycle AND REFUSE (!) PLASTICS
August 11th 11am–2 pm
- 11am – 12pm Pittsburgh Environmental Scientist Patricia DeMarco, Ph.D PwPt. Lecture from her 2017 publication: Pathways to Our Sustainable Future: A Global Perspective from Pittsburgh;
- 12:30 – 2 pm Panel Discussion, — MC’d by Filmmaker Mark Dixon, on: – Waste Management: The ‘Stuff’ of Plastics (Ethane); Effective Recycling – Dangers of Endocrine Disruption (Dr. Evelyn Talbott, U.of Pitt epidemiologist) – Green Alternatives to Single-Use Plastics; Sustainable Options (Diane Peterson)
Free Event includes Rapper Performance, YOUTUBE clip of the Pacific Island of Plastic, Visual arts & creative informational display, Sustainable Store in WSCC Gallery. Refreshments Served.