North Canton Green Business Roundtable

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The North Canton Green Business Roundtable provides a platform for businesses, community members and city administrators in the Greater North Canton area to share information, best practices, and innovation toward improving sustainable business practices.  Roundtable discussions will focus on a variety of topics including sustainable certifications and standards, waste minimization, energy and water conservation, green procurement, local foods, green cleaning, green IT, sustainable design, corporate responsibility, etc… and how they can positively impact a company’s “triple” bottom line – environment, economy and society or alternatively stated people, planet, and profit.  Topical resources and optional worksheets will be posted on the Stark County Educational Network for Environmental Sustainability website prior to each meeting.Roundtables will be held on the 1st Wednesday of every month from 8:00 am – 9:00 am at the North Canton Chamber of Commerce offices located at 121 South Main Street in North Canton, Ohio.  There is no cost to attend the roundtable sessions, but an RSVP is required.  Please contact Christina Weyrick-Cooper to RSVP or for more information.

Roundtable discussions will feature a topical overview by Kimberly Whittington Babcock, a LEED AP and certified green business consultant with Inspiring Spaces Sustainable Design & Consulting, a related local case study presented by members of our community and time for discussion.

2013 Topics will include: Local Green Organizations, Green Landscaping, Green Marketing, Creating a Sustainability Plan – Workshop, Local Recycling, Waste Management & Auditing, Green Building, Ermanno’s Legendary Pizza Sustainability Report

GBR Poster North Canton Spring 2013 - pdf

GBR members are also encouraged to apply for annual Green Business Scholarships.

Visit the North Canton Green Business Roundtable Archive for past agendas, resources and power points.

The Stark County Green Business Roundtables are offered with support from the Herbert W. Hoover Foundation, Stark State College,  and the North Canton Chamber of Commerce.

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GBR members include: 

Greener Grass Organic Lawn Care

Trailer Trash Designs

North Canton Medical Foundation

Ermanno’s Legendary Pizza

North Canton Public Library

Enterprise Power

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