Corp. Sustainability and Greening Cleaning Strategies

Friday, February 7, 8:00 – 9:30 am, 33 Andrews Parkway, Devens
Two priority topics for EHS professionals!  Learn and share challenges and strategies of firms striving to reduce environmental impacts. Dona Neely, Director of Devens Eco-Efficiency Center, will introduce trends and economic advantages of sustainable business practices. Alyssa Caddle, Director of Corporate Sustainability at Bemis, will address how to determine areas of focus and secure top level and grassroots buy-in. Jason Marshall, Laboratory Director at the Toxics Use Reduction Institute (TURI) at UMass Lowell, will review green cleaners, including effectiveness, safety and certifications. He will also highlight how TURI Lab helps companies find safer alternatives for industrial + janitorial uses.  Registration fee $30, free for members of the Devens Eco-Efficiency Center. RSVP

New inventory at TGE Furniture Event

Thursday, January 30, 8:00-4:30, 100 Sherman Drive, Devens

Rolling wire racks, 4′ and 6′ wide, L-shaped desk with storage, adjustable height tables, Rubbermaid cart, paper shredder, new 5-gal carboy jugs, and more! Businesses, municipal departments, not-for-profits, organizations, and schools are encouraged to check out our new and like new office furniture, fixtures, storage units, bulletin/white boards, and other accessories available. See pictures and don’t miss this unique savings opportunity!

New Year, New Look, New Stuff

The Great Exchange is starting 2020 with a new logo and 2,100 lbs of new office supplies, jerrycans, and creative materials! Municipal departments, not-for-profits, schools, and small businesses are invited to check out our inventory on Thursday, Jan. 23, 8a-6p, at 33 Andrews Parkway, Devens. New/like new art, classroom, janitorial, kitchen, office, safety, shipping, and storage supplies available for significant savings!

OSHA: Powered Trucks, Warehousing Case Study

Friday, January 10, 8:00-9:30 a.m., 33 Andrews Parkway, Devens

OSHA Senior Investigator Jeff Oliver wants to help you prevent an unfortunate accident he recently investigated that involved an employee using a powered Industrial truck to manage warehouse inventory. If this scenario describes activity at your facility, don’t miss this opportunity to participate in an open discussion of lessons learned and best practices to keep employees safe. Jeff will also discuss what OSHA is looks at from the federal point of view.

Registration: Members free, nonmembers $30.00. Refreshments served.

OSHA Case Study

January 10, 8:00 – 9:30 am, 33 Andrews Parkway, Devens, MA

Do your employees drive powered industrial trucks? Are you responsible for employee safety training? If so, this is an opportunity to learn strategies to improve safety. OSHA’s Jeff Oliver, Senior Investigator, Andover office will present a case study involving:

  • Warehousing storage
  • Powered Industrial trucks
  • Employee safety training
  • OSHA 300 Log

This case study will include open discussion on lessons learned and best practices. Jeff will also discuss what OSHA is looks at from the federal point of view. Attendees will be more aware of things to look for to address or prevent common deficiencies in their organizations.

Please RSVP