The first Green Team Roundtable meeting of 2012 will be held on January 11th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Thompson Center on UNO campus, 6701 Dodge Street in Omaha. Cost to attend this event is $10 and includes a zero-waste lunch prepared by Brandeis Catering.

Tyler Mainquist of Thrivent Financial will present “Green: The New Color of Investment Opportunity”, and Sector Now LLC will demonstrate their newly released mobile app for waste assessments, Wastefinder Green App.  Omaha Green Team Roundtables are jointly organized by WasteCap Nebraska and the Omaha Green Business Council.

Green Team Roundtables
are held in Omaha the second Wednesday of the month on odd months, in Lincoln the second Wednesday of the month on even months, and in greater Nebraska on the third Wednesday of the month in various locations.

WasteCap Nebraska’s mission is to partner with business leaders to implement resource conservation strategies that improve profitability, community goodwill and employee pride. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, WasteCap Nebraska advances sustainable business practices through facilitation, training and community outreach.

Registration and payment must be made online at www.wastecapne.org/greenteams/. For more information on upcoming Roundtable locations, topics and hosting opportunities, please call Julie Diegel at (402) 434-7376  or go to www.wastecapne.org/greenteams.