Natural Building Lecture: Plasters and Paints 5/17/11

Natural Building Lecture: Plasters and Paints 5/17/11

Join us this Tuesday (5/17) for a lecture by Merritt College on “Plasters & Paints: Formulas, Techniques, Chemistry, Lime Production, Casein Paint, Pigments, Oils and Simple Ways to use Natural Finishes in an Apartment”. Part of a lecture series by Merritt College’s Natural Building class, you can sign up for the class or sit in… Read more »

Three “Producer Responsibility” California Waste Bills Passed

Three "Producer Responsibility" California Waste Bills Passed

We at the Ecology Center are great believers in “Product Stewardship,” which is also known as “Extended Producer Responsibility” or EPR. EPR is a policy approach that shifts the responsibility for waste management costs from solely being the burden of taxpayers and ratepayers to include manufacturers of products who can compete to reduce recycling costs.… Read more »