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Indian Health Service The Federal Health Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives

Environmental Sustainability

Webinars

IHS-Sponsored Webinars

IHS sponsors a Sustainability Webinar Series highlighting various sustainability topics relevant to employees throughout the agency. Topics range from learning about what you can do to reduce waste in the workplace to what IHS is doing to meet Net-Zero Energy Consumption in new buildings.

Purpose:
  1. Generate a forum to discuss and gain insight into sustainable innovations.
  2. Encourage sharing of best practices through inter- and intra-agency collaboration.
  3. Give insight into the broad spectrum of sustainability issues.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Introduce attendee to achievable best practices.
  2. Give attendee understanding of sustainable practices, as it applies to their work.
  3. Demonstrate how to implement sustainable practices.
  4. Demonstrate community collaboration and the impact of sustainable efforts.
  5. Provide examples of initiatives that display the full spectrum of sustainability efforts.

IHS Upcoming Webinars

See Schedule of 2014-2015 Sustainability Webinar Series [PDF - 99 KB]

Register for IHS Sustainability Webinars by visiting the Environmental Health Support Center webpage

Past Webinars

What Facilities "Need to Know" About Pharmaceutical Waste Compliance
8/27/2014
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Pharmaceuticals in the Environment
7/30/2014
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Composting/Food Deserts
11/13/2012
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Integrated Pest Management Program
3/12/2013
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HHS Green Champion: Data Center Upgrades
5/14/2013
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Sustainability Hero - USPS Lean Green Team
7/9/2013
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Energy and Sustainability Audits
9/10/2013
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Bemidji Community Projects
10/8/2013
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CDC's "Don't Mess with Mercury"
12/3/2013
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Mid-Atlantic Reverse Osmosis Team
1/14/2014
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Being More Sustainable, One Video Teleconference at a Time
2/18/2014
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