The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

and the
 

Centro Para Prevenção da Poluição (C3P)
 

presents

 

2008 International Workshop on Pollution Prevention

and Sustainable Development

 

"Enhancing Mission through Proactive Environmental Risk Mitigation"

 

November 18 - 20, 2008

San Diego, California, USA

 




The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) held an International Workshop on Pollution Prevention and Sustainable Development on November 18-20, 2008 at the University of California San Diego. The program included presentations and informal discussions on the issues, progress, and technological solutions (from R&D to commercial) related to pollution prevention and sustainable development.  Of particular interest was technologies applicable to military and aerospace operations, including:
 

Pollution Prevention

  • Cleaning

  • Coatings and pretreatment

  • Depainting

  • Electronics manufacturing and repair

  • Solvent reduction/recovery

 

Sustainable Technologies

  • Renewable energy (especially wind and solar)

  • Hydrogen and fuel cells

  • Bio-based products

  • Green buildings

 

 

 

 

 

Presentation Links
PowerPoint presentations from the workshop technical sessions may now be accessed online.
 

Additional information about the workshop is also available at the workshop web site: http://www.teerm.nasa.gov/workshop2008.html

 

 

 


Last updated: 25/02/2009