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Green Open House

May 18, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Green Open House
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Check-in at Building 77 (141 Flushing Ave at Vanderbilt Ave)
Step inside the Brooklyn Navy Yard and explore more than a dozen businesses working in green design and industry. Attendees will have opportunities to learn about the use of sustainable sourcing and materials, see low-carbon production techniques, innovative solutions to recycling and adaptive reuse, and see products designed to combat climate change. Between learning about green industry directly from innovators and entrepreneurs, attendees can enjoy food, games, music, and one-of-a-kind views on the Brooklyn waterfront.

Businesses opening their studios, factories, and firms include:

Brooklyn Roasting Company
CO Adaptive
Cycle Retrotech
Duggal Visual Solutions
Extrapolation Factory
Kelvin
Tarform Motorcycles
Terreform ONE (Open Network Ecology)
Tunji Dada

Visitors can also enjoy:

– E-bike demos with CLIP and Itselectric
– Exploring the greenscapes of the Naval Cemetery Landscape
– Great food and beverage options at Pizza Yard, Russ & Daughters, Transmitter Brewing, Kings County Distillery

Details

Date:
May 18
Time:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:
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Neighborhood
Brooklyn - Brooklyn Navy Yard
Business Name
Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation
Borough
Brooklyn
Category
Industrial and Product Design

Venue

Brooklyn Navy Yard Bldg 77
141 Flushing Ave, Building 77
Brooklyn, NY 11205 United States
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