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I really enjoyed the course. I was apprehensive about the group approach at first, but as the weeks progressed I came to appreciate the value.
- TUR Planner Course Student

Training and Education

TURI offers training and educational opportunities for

  • Business managers, technicians and consultants 
  • Community groups
  • Academic researchers

Toxics use reduction is at the core of our training and education. TUR protects the environment and human health and safety while incorporating processes that promote efficiency. We also offer training and education on resource conservation, environmental management systems, janitorial and home cleaning and in depth understanding of toxic chemicals.

TURI's training and education is multimodal. We offer

  • Classroom education
  • Online learning
  • Workshops
  • Conferences and symposia
  • Webinars

TURI conducts the 48 hour training program for graduates to be certified by MassDEP as Toxics Use Reduction Planners.

Our publications provide technical reports and chemical fact sheets. Our presentations archive contains presentations made by experts at TURI training and education sessions, as well as TURI staff presentation made in other forums.