Learn about sustainable strategies for business

UNION COUNTY, NJ — Union County business owners and managers are invited to attend “Union County Means Green,” a free breakfast networking session and seminar Monday, March 7, from 8 a.m. to noon at the Donald R. Conklin Conference Center at the Kean University STEM building, 1000 Morris Ave. in Union. The event is free but preregistration is required at ucnj.org/ucmb.

Union County Means Green provides an opportunity to meet and hear from representatives with leading companies in the sustainability field including Covanta Energy, which is sponsoring the event in partnership with the Freeholder Board, Office Depot, Cox Printers of Linden, state-based community partners such as the New Jersey Sustainable Business Registry and Rutgers University, and other experts in waste management, stormwater management, green purchasing and more.

Municipal agencies, nonprofits and other civic groups are encouraged to attend. Union County Means Green includes an informal breakfast networking session, two panel discussions, and time for more networking after the panels. Informational displays by businesses and community partners are also included.