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Wednesday, October 9 • 10:15am - 11:15am
HomeFree: Using Transformation Targets To Streamline Healthy + Affordable Materials Selection + Accelerate Product Innovation

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An expert materials researcher and an experienced designer will lead an interactive session exploring the theory and practice of using Transformation Targets - actionable, strategic purchasing guidance that can align building owners, specifiers and product manufacturer efforts to eliminate high priority chemicals of concern from at least 6 building product categories. Transformation Targets can be applied to all building types, but were developed with an emphasis on affordability as part of HomeFree, a national initiative supporting affordable housing leaders who are improving human health by using less toxic building materials.

This session is approved for the following continuing education credits:
  • 1 LFA credits
  • 1 AIA LU credits

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Bill Walsh

Founder and President, Healthy Building Network
Bill Walsh is Founder and President of the Board of Healthy Building Network (HBN). Since 2000 HBN has been defining the leading edge of healthy building practices that increase transparency in the building products industry, reduce human exposures to chemicals in building materials... Read More →
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Simona Fischer

Licensed Architect, Sustainability Specialist, MSR
Simona Fischer is an architect with MSR with an M.S. in Sustainable Design. She offers deep knowledge in sustainable materials and the building products industry. Simona is an organizer of local design practitioners who are passionate about sustainability, and she conducts research... Read More →

Wednesday October 9, 2019 10:15am - 11:15am CDT
Room 107 - Music City Center 201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203