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ZeroLandfill Atlanta 2018 - Saturday Pick Up Days, 8/18 & 8/25, 8:00 AM - 1...

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Certified Finishes

2333 Defoor Hills Road Northwest

Atlanta, GA 30318

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In the design and construction industry, we find ourselves creating a lot of waste from expired or unused materials collected in our finish libraries that inevitably make their way to the landfill.

So we asked why not repurpose, or upcycle, these materials back into our community? Once unwanted materials can have a new life as free-source materials for educators and non-profit associations, or be transformed into works of art by artists and crafters.

IIDA Georgia (International Interior Design Association of Georgia) is hosting the 6th annual ZeroLandfill Atlana event with Wilsonart. To date, we have helped upcycle more than 209,000 pounds of discontinued architectural and interior design samples. Help us beat our previous year totals by participating in the 2018 ZeroLandfill Atlanta event!

Picking up Materials? We welcome all educators, crafters, hobbyist, artists, students and the general public to join us on Saturday, August 18th and August 25th at Certified Finishes from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM. First come, first serve! We recommend showing up earlier rather than later during in day. Register under “Material Pick Up” Please share the word!

Volunteering? We need lots of volunteers to help us both Fridays, August 17th and 24th and Saturdays, August 18th and 25th. Register under "Volunteer" and we will send additional information to you via e-mail. For those in the design industry, each volunteer hour can be self-reported as one USGBC CE hour to help you maintain your LEED GA or AP credentials. For Friday volunteer signup, please use this Eventbrite link: zlatl2018fridays.eventbrite.com

Donating Materials? Donations are accepted on one of our drop off days, Friday, August 17th and Friday, August 24th from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Please sign up via this Eventbite link: zlatl2018fridays.eventbrite.com

Questions? Visit our Facebook event page for current updates. Any questions, contact us at ZeroLandfillATL@iidageorgia.org.


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