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[INVITATION ONLY] Workshop - Green and sustainable chemistry in the building sector

Paris, France

Date: 20 January

[INVITATION ONLY]

UNEP/GlobalABC is organizing an invitation-only workshop on green and sustainable chemistry in the building sector on 20 January. This workshop will aim to bring together experts in green and sustainable chemistry, and those working towards a more sustainable construction sector, to discuss the integration of green and sustainable chemical innovations in a sustainable buildings and construction value chain.

Some topics and elements which will be discussed at the event include:

  • The application of UNEP’s Ten Objectives and Guiding Consideration for Green and Sustainable Chemistry to the building sectors
  • Illustrative examples of green and sustainable chemistry action in the building sector
  • Where and what information is necessary along the value chain for sound management over the life cycle of materials used in buildings
  • Key actions and strategies to advance the integration of green and sustainable chemistry innovation into the buildings sector.