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The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Sustainable Manufacturing Initiative and Public-Private Dialogue

News and Releases

SMART event partnering with E3 program in Columbus, Ohio.

Sustainable Manufacturing Initiative to speak at Defense Manufacturing Conference during technical session on Energy Efficient Operations and Green Manufacturing on December 3

Sustainable Manufacturing Initiative featured at White House event on clean energy and competitiveness on October 22.

ITA Blog post on Sustainability and U.S. Competitiveness Summit on October 8.

SMI presented at Sustainable Supply Chain Summit in San Francisco On October 15.

Manufacturing and Services’ Office of Energy and Environmental Industries hosted Forum on Energy Efficiency in Manufacturing in Toledo, Ohio.

SMI Presented at Fresno and El Centro, California events on water and energy Conservation.

ITA blog post on Seattle event  

July 13 Seattle plant tours featured in ITA newsletter article.  

SMI hosts SMART event in Seattle, Washington on July 13, 2009

'Sustainability and U.S. Competitiveness Summit' Federal Register Notice

Sustainable Manufacturing Initiative presented at the second annual Sustainable Manufacturing Summit in Chicago, IL, April 29-30, 2009.

Article in ITA newsletter on SMI and SMART events

SMI hosts SMART event in Rochester, NY on September 23, 2008.

September 2008 International Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing jointly sponsored by the Rochester Institute of Technology, the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

SMI hosts SMART event in Grand Rapids, MI, on September 3, 2008.

SMART launches in St. Louis

July 2008 SMI notice in the Federal Register

April 2008 SMI notice in the Federal Register

April 2008 ITA Short Takes on New SMI Website

October 2007 Short Takes on Commerce's Sustainable Manufacturing Stakeholders Event

May 2007 SMI notice in the Federal Register