Welcome to 2019!

We believe that, like us, you’ve witnessed the events of 2018 with a renewed sense of the need to create positive, systemic change in 2019. Whether it was the heartbreaking story of critically endangered orca whales in Puget Sound or the alarming number of toxic chemicals you are exposed to in your home or at work, Northwest Green Chemistry spent 2018 working toward solutions. Read more about our accomplishments in 2018 and plans for 2019.

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NGC Announcements: June 2018 Newsletter

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We're looking forward to many upcoming green chemistry and engineering events hosted both by NGC and our partners!

In particular, take a look at our events in June in conjunction with the 22nd Annual Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference. We're excited for our in-person roadmapping event on Wednesday, June 20th from 6-8pm at Raven and Rose in downtown Portland. More information about the launch event is posted on our website.

Read about the release of the first version of our Green Design and Assessment Tool, our work on criteria and considerations for sustainable plastics with OECD, as well as initiatives and opportunities throughout the community in the full newsletter. 

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Happy Spring! NGC's April 2018 Newsletter

Happy Spring! NGC's April 2018 Newsletter

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We're looking forward to many upcoming green chemistry and engineering events hosted both by NGC and our partners. 

In particular, take a look at our events in June in conjunction with the 22nd Annual Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference. We're excited for our in-person roadmapping event on Wednesday, June 20th from 6-8pm in downtown Portland (venue to be announced soon!). 

Read about our current alternatives assessment work as well as initiatives and opportunities throughout the community in the full newsletter

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Happy New Year from NGC: January 2018 Newsletter

Happy New Year from NGC: January 2018 Newsletter

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

As we welcome the New Year, we at Northwest Green Chemistry look ahead to a year of advances in green chemistry research and innovations in the design of safer materials. 

This June, the Green Chemistry and Engineering Annual Conference, now in its 22nd year, will return to Portland, Oregon. Northwest Green Chemistry is co-hosting a session on “Real World Sustainability Challenges: Incentives and Barriers to the Use of Green Chemistry in Products” and a Product Showcase. We invite you to submit abstracts now until February 12th through the GC&E website.

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