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A worldwide certification program for sustainable travel and tourism for the 21st century.
Committed to encouraging, promoting and supporting ecological consciousness in the hospitality industry.
The Green Restaurant Association (GRA), a national non-profit organization, provides services in research, consulting, education, marketing and community organizing.
Green Seal is dedicated to protecting the environment by promoting the purchase and use of environmentally responsible consumer products. It sets environmental standards and awards a "Green Seal of Approval" to products that cause less harm to the environment than other similar products.
IAAM is comprised of members who manage or provide products and services to convention centers.
CHRIE was founded as a non-profit association for schools, colleges, and universities offering programs in hotel and restaurant management, foodservice management, and culinary arts.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a Washington, D.C.-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to a prosperous and sustainable future for our nation through cost-efficient and energy-saving green buildings. USGBC works toward this mission through its LEED® green building certification program, a voluntary, consensus-based national rating system for buildings designed, constructed and operated for improved environmental and human health performance. LEED emphasizes state-of-the-art strategies in five areas: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials and resources selection, and indoor environmental quality.
This site provides information on ENERGY STAR labeled products to help purchasers find products which meet EPA’s energy efficiency criteria. Products covered include household appliances, home electronics, office equipment, heating and cooling equipment, windows, and residential light fixtures.
This site offers a comprehensive list of EPA’s voluntary partnerships. Programs address a wide variety of environmental issues, including technology, waste management, and water.
WasteWise is a free, voluntary, EPA program through which organizations eliminate costly municipal solid waste, benefiting their bottom line and the environment.