Plastic Free Chester County panel discussion on Wednesday April 21, 7 PM. Panel moderator: Prof. Megan Schraedley of the WCU Communications Department. This semester she is guiding her class in working on plastics issues in consultation with the Borough of West Chester. The panelists are Faran Savitz, plastics specialist from Penn Environment; Gillian Alicea, member, Sustainability Advisory Committee of WC Borough and liaison between SAC and Don’t Spray Me/WC Green Team; State Representative Dianne Herrin, who as mayor of West Chester led the Borough’s effort to ban single-use plastic bags and straws. The panel will update us on new directions in plastics both locally and at the county and state levels. This panel is part of WCU’s Earth Week celebration. All welcome. Virtual event.
RSVP at wcupa.edu/sustainability. Registration is free but required.
Sponsored by the WCU Office of Sustainability, the West Chester Green Team, and members of the Chester County Environmental Alliance.