Thursday October 19 2017 - Demonstration Event at Mark Richey Woodworking
Mark Richey Woodworking
40 Parker Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Join us at Mark Richey Woodworking in Newburyport to learn about the company's strong sustainability projects that minimize its impact on the environment, workers and customers.
Mark Richey Woodworking crafts and installs high-end architectural woodwork across the country and maintains a reputation as a leader in environmental innovations. The company has taken many steps to proactively reduce its use of toxic chemicals, reduce waste and improve worker safety.
Energy conservation projects like its wind turbine and rooftop solar array are combined with energy efficient manufacturing techniques and use of a biomass boiler to minimize solid waste disposal.
At the demonstration, you will have the opportunity to see the wind turbine up close, learn about the company's high efficiency dust collection process and discuss best practices, limitations and lessons learned in moving toward waterborne and low VOC finishes for its products.
Toxics Use Reduction Planners: Attend this event and receive 2 Resource Conservation credits and 1 TUR credit.