News : Harvard professor’s ‘Handprinter’ shows us how humans can have positive impact

Nov 13, 2012

From Seacoast Online

By Austin Sorette

As a presenter at the upcoming Green Alliance Business Learning series on Thursday, November 29th 5:00pm – 7:00pm at the GA office in Portsmouth, Professor Greg Norris of Harvard University will discuss his nationally recognized, “Handprinter” concept. Norris’ presentation will preceed the featured presentations on biofuels, masonry heating, and Renewable Energy Credits.

Professor Greg Norris, who teaches Life Cycle Assessment at Harvard University, wanted to do something about the reality—and the widespread feeling—that humans were trampling the planet. To do so, he created the “Handprinter” concept, contrasting the far more negative concept of an environmental “footprint”.

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