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    IDC Webinar: Clearing the Air on Sustainability: Why Good Indoor Air Quality Matters

    This intermediate course explores the overall concept of sustainability, including the ways in which sustainable design can improve the environment, the economy and human health all at once. Topics include reducing energy consumption, increasing human productivity and decreasing building maintenance costs. Special emphasis is placed on achieving good indoor air quality and enhancing human health, as these are the sustainable attributes with the biggest impact on the overall success of a built environment. Cost analyses will examine average green building premiums and long-term cost benefits. Participants will also learn how to differentiate first, second and third-party "green" product certifications and how to avoid "greenwashing" tactics.

    Christina Zucco;  Market Segment Manager for GREENGUARD Environmental Institute (GEI)
    Christina is responsible for educating the Early Education and K to 12 community on the importance of healthier more productive learning environments through better indoor air quality design and maintenance. Much of Christina's work involves speaking and lecturing at national conferences, local environmental organizations, and at architectural and design firms to educate and encourage the continued progression of healthy, environmentally responsible design. Christina has a strong background in IAQ, education and architecture and design, having worked as an interior designer and most recently as an interior design Instructor focusing on sustainable issues at the Art Institute of Atlanta.
    Christina received her Master of Art, Interior Design at Marymount University in Arlington, VA and her Bachelor of Science, Environmental Business Economics at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. She is a LEED Green Associate, has passed the NCIDQ, and is a member ASID (American Society of Interior Design).

    GEI is an industry-independent organization that oversees the GREENGUARD Certification Program. The GREENGUARD Certification Program is a third-party testing program for low-emitting products and materials.

    Date & Time

    Wednesday, February 15, 2012.
    Webinar 2 to 3 p.m. ET

    Learning as a group? Group webinar rates are now available! Register one member at full price and all additional attendees register at half price. A maximum of six (6) attendees can join per group session.

    Group rates must be arranged by contacting

    Time in 1329350400
    FeesRegistered/Professional Members: $40.00
    Intern/Provisional Members: $30.00
    Non-Members: $60.00
    Webinar Group Rate: see above for details: $0.00
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    ContactSamantha Rajack
    CEU0.1 IDCEC CEU and 1 GBCI CE
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