Learn more about TRUE and zero waste

View past trainings and presentations on the USGBC course catalog under the "Programs" filter for TRUE and on YouTube. Sign up for emails to get event announcements.

The Nest Climate Campus

  • September 19-21, 2023
  • New York, NY

Join us at Climate Week in NYC! TRUE will be tabling at the Nest Summit at the Javitz Center Tues 9/19 - Thurs 9/21. Registration is free!

Greenbuild 2023

  • September 26-29, 2023
  • Washington, DC

There are a number of TRUE and zero waste sessions available throughout Greenbuild: learn more about them in this article.

TRUE Networking Breakfast

  • September 27, 2023
  • Washington, DC

TRUE Advisors, TRUE Advisors in training, and zero waste enthusiasts are invited to join TRUE staff for a networking breakfast and circular economy conversation. The TRUE team will share a few milestones of the program and a glimpse of the future of TRUE certification.

TRUE Community Call

  • Rescheduled! New date TBD
  • Online

In our TRUE Community Calls this year we will provide some news and highlights, but we also want to hear from you. What questions or topics would you like for us to address about TRUE certification or the TRUE Advisor?

National Zero Waste Conference

Waste Expo

  • October 25-26
  • Online

The National Zero Waste Conference is the annual two-day virtual educational and networking event organized by Zero Waste USA and our partners. Zero Waste Businesses & Institutions is the focus on Wednesday, October 25 and Zero Waste Communities on Thursday, October 26, 2023.