Sacramento Sustainability Forum 2.0

SSF 2.0 is a public engagement & education platform empowering the community to create a more sustainable society.

2010 January: Pearson’s Green Transformation & The California Product Stewardship

Hosted at Pearson’s offices in Rancho Cordova

Trena Ellis, Facility Manager at Pearson's Rancho Cordova location, discusses the implementation of green facility management in a leased space.

Report on International Summit in Copenhagen:


Larry F. Greene is the Executive Director of the Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District. Larry has a Bachelors Degree in Science Education from NC State University, and Masters Degrees in Logistics Management from Florida Institute of Technology and Human Resources Education from Boston University.He is a Past-President of the California Air Pollution Control Officers Association (CAPCOA) and serves as a permanent member on the CAPCOA Board of Directors.He serves on the National Association of Clean Air Agencies (NACAA) Board of Directors as Co-President and Co-Chair of the Global Warming Committee. Larry retired in 1995 from a 23 year career with the US Army.

Heidi Sanborn, Executive Director of the California Product Stewardship Council, Product Stewardship is a fundamental rethinking of the way we design, manufacture, and recycle products. Heidi is spearheading the effort for this change. There is no more room for the waste we are creating, we must find a solution