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Websites Related to Sustainability

Albany Pine Bush Preserve CommissionLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Created by the NYS Legislature in 1988 to protect and manage the unique and endangered natural communities and species of the Albany Pine Bush for ecological, recreational and educational benefits.

Bay Area Green Business ProgramLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Helps local businesses comply with all environmental regulations and take actions to conserve resources, prevent pollution, and minimize waste.

Building Materials Reuse AssociationLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Non-profit educational organization whose mission is to facilitate building deconstruction and the reuse/recycling of recovered building materials.

Cornell UniversityLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Focus on the business and facilities aspects of Cornell's commitment to a sustainable campus as they relate to the environment.

DEC's Green LivingLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Provides ideas, tips and resources for making environmentally responsible choices in your daily life

Earth HourLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Global Initiative encouraging people to turn their lights off for an hour at the same time to raise awareness of energy issues and to encourage businesses, communities and individuals to take the simple steps needed to cut their emissions on an ongoing basis.

Eco Radio NetworkLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Weekly radio show that covers broad topics concerning recycling, sustainability, conservation, alternative energy, up-to-date news of recycling events and other environmental issues.

e-LotLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Provides information and recycling services for electronic devices properly.

Forest Stewardship CouncilLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Information and resources encouraging the use of FSC-certified paper.

Gaia EducationLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - An international consortium of experienced ecovillage educators developing curricula and courses on ecovillage design and sustainable community development.

Great Forest Sustainability SolutionsLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Sustainability consulting and program management for clients in the property management, finance, government, retail, restaurant, and hotel sectors.

Green Building Certification InstituteLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Administers credentialing programs related to green building practice…increasing and measuring the performance of buildings and communities as defined by industry systems.

GreenYour!Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Helps businesses and individuals to make environmental progress profitable by providing information resources and tips for daily living.

Green Living TipsLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Resources dedicated to promoting and giving tips on green living.

Greener World Media, Inc.Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Information resource on how to align environmental responsibility with business success.

Low Impact Living, LLC.Link opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Provides information about products and services to help people lower the environmental impact of their daily lives.

Neenah PaperLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Provides a calculator tool to determine the environmental savings associated with increased use of recycled paper and renewable energy.

Northeast Recycling CouncilLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - NERC's mission is to advance an environmentally sustainable economy by promoting source and toxicity reduction, recycling, and the purchasing of environmentally preferable products and services.

NYS ForumLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Information about greening IT departments.

NYC Sierra ClubLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Seeking support for campaign asking NYC officials to create a Task Force that will study potential local impacts and mitigations of energy volatility, and to require consideration of energy volatility in all City agency budgeting and planning decisions.

NYSERDA - Green Buildings - Provides information and resources for local governments in New York State that are taking on sustainability issues.

The Climate RegistryLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - National database designed for entities reporting both voluntary and mandatory greenhouse gas emissions to help aggregate them all in one standardized place to make the transition to future regulations easier.

Tides Foundation & Funders Workgroup for Sustainable Production and ConsumptionLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Video exposing the connection between environmental and social problems caused by our production and consumption patterns along with other informative links.

U.S. EPA Center for Corporate Climate LeadershipLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - serves as a resource center for all companies looking to expand their work in the area of GHG measurement and management.

U.S. EPALink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - provides information on the Agency strategies to reduce the environmental impact of its facilities and operations, from building new, environmentally sustainable structures to improving the energy efficiency of older buildings.

U.S. EPALink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Program designed to reduce emissions from mobile sources by encouraging the use of alternative modes of transportation.

U.S. Green Building CouncilLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Informative website focused on the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life.

World Resources Institute and World Business Council for Sustainable DevelopmentLink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page. - Information to assist sustainability officers and business procurement managers, especially major purchasers of wood and paper-based products, in their purchasing decisions.

Last Updated: 10/15/2012