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October 15, 2010

Please join us for an education program in October
 Urban Pest Management in Houston 
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

If you are concerned about how toxic pesticides can affect you, then you are interested in nontoxic alternatives, and living with pests is not one of them. Learn about the importance of integrated pest management (IPM) and choices you make regarding your pest control and impacts to environmental quality. 

Speakers: 

Grady Glenn, Ph.D., Entomologist               TX Agrilife Extension Service
Jay Porter, Assoc. Certified Entomologist     Environmental Coalition, Inc.

See http://www.greenhoustontx.gov/gbrceducation.pdf for more details and a map.

Green Building Resource Center
City of Houston Public Works and Engineering
Code Enforcement Building
3300 Main Street
Houston, Texas 77002

We welcome your participation in these events and your interest and support for green building efforts across Houston.  We are limited to 75 attendees, so please RSVP to Steve Stelzer at 713.535.7508 or e-mail at steve.stelzer@houstontx.gov.

Green buildings provide for greater energy efficiency, saving money for owners and users and the reuse of materials is better for the environment.  Ultimately, they foster a happier and healthier workplace for employees. The Green Building Resource Center has been certified to the Gold level of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Commercial Interiors and hosts periodic programs to outreach to the public about green building practices. 

www.codegreenhouston.org