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Climate Ain’t all That’s Changing – 2019 Maine Environmental Policy Update

  • Wednesday, November 06, 2019
  • 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • The Governor Hill Mansion, 136 State Street, Augusta, ME 04330


  • Proof of email/ID may be required
  • Proof of email/ID may be required
  • Sustaining Champion - 3 complimentary registrations
    Sustaining Leader - 2 complimentary registrations
    Sustaining Steward - 1 complimentary registration



Substantial new environmental policy has recently been enacted by the Maine legislature in the areas of chemical regulation and single-use product packaging. Aggressive new climate goals have been set via the formation of the Maine Climate Council. What are the opportunities and impacts of the new legislation? How will it change Maine’s business landscape and advance the state’s objectives?

Our expert panel will share their insights and forecast the effects of these new policies on Maine’s environment and economy.

Here is the list of legislation that will be discussed, broken down by category. Do not miss this unique opportunity to be updated on the full range of topics tackled by the Environment & Natural Resources Committee.

Confirmed speakers include:

Jerry Reid - Commissioner of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection

Pete Didisheim - Senior Director, Advocacy, Natural Resources Council of Maine

Rebecca Graham - Legislative Advocate, Maine Municipal Association

Curtis Picard - President & CEO, Retail Association of Maine 

Moderator: Bill Ferdinand, Eaton Peabody



7:30-8:00 a.m. Networking Breakfast

8:00-10:00 a.m. Environmental Policy Review and Discussion


Can't attend in person? We are pleased to offer a live-stream (available to registrants & attendees only)!

Continuing Legal Education credits are available.

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