Event Review

December Meeting: Sustainability at Meijer; ReImagine Trash

The December membership meeting at Kendall College of Art and Design featured a presentation on a sustainability at Meijer, as well as Kent County’s ReImagine Trash campaign.

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Photos of the event can be found on our Facebook page.

Erik Petrovskis, Director of Environmental Compliance and Sustainability, discussed Meijer’s approach to environmental management, including its compliance management system, sustainability plan, environmental footprint, and progress on sustainability initiatives.

Dar Baas, Director of Kent County Department of Public Works, also presented on the county’s recently finalized Landfill Reduction Plan: Strategy to ReImagine Trash.

Cheri Holman of US Green Building Council’s West Michigan chapter also spoke on Battle of the Buildings, an awards and recognition program for energy use reduction open to all Michigan area commercial & industrial buildings.


Due to company policy, we are not able to distribute the Meijer presentation.

Thank you again to Kendall College of Art and Design for hosting and Sustainable Research Group sponsoring this month’s meeting.