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Counter Culture: IceStone Factory Tour

Feb 13, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

| $15.00

Transforming waste glass into beautiful surface materials has made IceStone a rock star in the green building world, and now you can walk through their manufacturing facility to see how its done. Explore the company’s sustainable operations, from the “Supersacks” of recycled glass to the water recycling system, and learn about IceStone’s innovative social and environmental practices.

For more information on IceStone: http://icestoneusa.com/

Factory Tours Overview

BLDG 92’s Factory Tours offer the public a chance to experience industry in action through exposure to the diversity of active factories and manufacturers on the Yard. Factory Tours explore the Yard’s development today as a model of sustainable urban industry, and give visitors a unique opportunity to witness first-hand the resurgence of new and traditional manufacturing. Stay tuned for upcoming tours; Whiskey Wars, Counter Culture, Making Wood Work and Heavy Metal.

Tours last approximately 90 minutes and start and end at BLDG 92. Part of this tour requires climbing stairs. If you are interested in coming and have questions about accessibility, please call us for further information. Participants must be at least 21 years of age.

Details

Date:
Feb 13, 2015
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$15.00
Event Category:
Website:
http://bldg92.org/events/counter-culture-icestone-factory-tour-2/

Organizer

BLDG 92: Brooklyn Navy Yard Center
Phone:
718-907-5992
Website:
www.bldg92.org

Venue

BLDG 92: Brooklyn Navy Yard Center
63 Flushing Avenue (at the intersections of Carlton and Flushing Avenues)
Brooklyn, NY 11205 United States
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Phone:
718-907-5992