Living Building Collaborative: Net Zero Water
Thursday, June 14, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)
Join us for a lively discussion on the topic of Net Zero Water. Jon Gray from Interface Engineering is a recognized expert on Net Zero Water issues and will be our guest speaker followed by a facilitated discussion.
Jon Gray is a Principal and Senior Plumbing Designer, and leads Interface Engineering’s plumbing group. Since joining the firm in 1990, he has been a strong advocate for water conservation and sustainable plumbing systems design. Jon is the Chair of the Oregon State Plumbing Board, and has served in the role since 2009. He has spoken about water issues at several regional and national conferences, including two programs for Cascadia Living Future’s 2012 Conference, What Would Rachel Carson Do? Lessons for district scale from Chatham University's Eden Hall campus and Water: Research to Policy to Practice. He also presented at the USGBC’s 2010 Greenbuild Conference on Reinventing Water Re-use: Ecological Wastewater Treatment provides the Centerpiece for New Commercial Designs in Portland.