Friday, March 31, 2017

Biomimicry Chicago Upcoming Events: April 2017

Carbon as Catalyst
Thursday April 6

5:30 - 6:30pm

Hosted by AECOM, 100 South Wacker Drive, Suite 500, Chicago

RSVP for this FREE event TODAY!

Moving beyond carbon emissions.

In nature, carbon cycles throughout our atmosphere, soils, water and all life, tying us all together. Carbon is a critical abundant resource that, together with water and the energy from sunlight, forms the fundamental building blocks of life.

Next Thursday April 6, learn how people fighting climate change are beginning to move beyond simply reducing carbon emissions to a strategy of looking to complete the carbon cycle as nature does, including seeing carbon as a resource and catalyst for new business opportunities. 
Thirsty Thursdays: RSVP Today!

Deep Roots Workshop, Friday April 21, 2017

Don't forget to register today for our Deep Roots Workshop! We are excited to share our vision for how the topics we've covered in our Thirsty Thursday events - ecosystem services, biodiversity, water and carbon management - can tie together to create a science-based framework that defines sustainability for our region. For more information, visit our event websiteEarly Bird pricing ends April 7!
Workshop: RSVP Today!

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Think Biomimicry #SystemReset Series - New Post!

In my latest post on Trulstech's innovative Molecular Heat Eater (MHE) family of flame retardants and the flame retardant industry, I continue to explore how using biomimicry to not only innovate new technology but also use different materials based on life-friendly chemistry has the potential to disrupt entire product category ecosystems toward a more sustainable future.