SCHAUMBURG, IL – Advanced discount registration is now open for the second Dollars & Sense of Going Green Conference at


The program is scheduled for Nov. 19-20 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel in Schaumburg, IL, in northwest suburban Chicago and just minutes from O’Hare International Airport.


Purdue University and Wood & Wood Products are organizing the conference. Highlights include:

* Case studies of industry “green” best practices

·         Trends in green finishes, adhesives and other manufacturing staples

·         Update on wood certification

·         Update on the CARB formaldehyde rule

·         Update on a potential combustible dust rule

·         Tabletop exhibits and networking reception



The program has the support of several major trade associations, including: Appalachian Hardwood Manufacturers Inc., Association of Woodworking & Furnishings Suppliers, Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Assn., Composite Panel Assn., Hardwood Plywood & Veneer Assn., National Hardwood Lumber Assn. and Wood Component Manufacturers Assn. Banks Hardwoods is a sponsor of the two-day event.


To register and for more details, visit



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