Here are some helpful resources to “green” your business:

 

Greening our Economy

Go Vermont: Better ways to commute or to help reduce the cost and environmental impact of your (or your employees’) driving.

Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund: Helping those interested in developing jobs and markets in the green economy.

Vermont Green Business Program: Go beyond compliance, using pollution prevention strategies and best practices.

Green Seal or the EPA Safer Choice sites: Find low toxicity cleaning products.

Composting and Recycling

Vermont’s Universal Recycling Law: Recycling and composting: what’s the law?

Department of Environmental Conservation: How to recycle in Vermont.

Northeast Recycling Council: research, hands-on projects and training re source reduction, recycling, composting, environ­mentally preferable purchasing, and decreasing the toxicity of the solid waste stream.

Energy Use

Efficiency Vermont: Helping businesses and homeowners use less energy, save money, and support a clean energy future.

Energy Independent Vermont: Address the problem of climate change by putting a price on pollution here in Vermont.

Energy Action Network: Ways to transform Vermont’s energy economy

U.S. Energy Information Administration – Analysis: What’s Vermont’s energy profile?

Renewable Energy Vermont: Building Our Renewable Energy Future

VPIRG: Vermont Clean Energy News, Updates & Advocacy Alerts