We hope you’ll find this list of resources useful as you explore and implement sustainability initiatives in the workplace. Can’t find something you need? Contact us at leslieATbridgingthegap.org, and we’ll see if we can help!
GREEN BUSINESS NETWORK WEBINAR RECORDINGS
WASTE REDUCTION & RECYCLING
Bridging The Gap’s Business Recycling Consultations offers businesses free recycling consultations with tips and guidance on how to improve waste reduction efforts, expand recycling of materials, educate employees and establish an effective sorting/collection system with free bins and signage. Funded by Mid-America Regional Council’s Solid Waste Management District.
Johnson County Green Business Program A voluntary and non-regulatory program that provides free education and technical assistance on a variety of environmental issues to businesses, schools, and places of worship in Johnson County.
Mid America Regional Council’s Recycle More At Work A recognition program that offers tips and resources to strengthen your organization’s recycling and waste reduction effort.
Missouri Recycling Association (MORA) Provides resources on office recycling, materials markets, and waste audits.
Basel Action Network Search for certified e-Stewards electronic waste recyclers in your area that can take your company’s outdated equipment and recycle it responsibly.
Waste Minimization Guide (pdf)
Portfolio Manager – tracking and benchmarking tool
Energy Star – Appliances
ENERGY STAR RESOURCES
Alliance for Water Efficiency: Water Efficiency Business Guide An annual guide to water efficient products and services. Helpful for businesses looking for product manufacturers and audit providers.
Water Conservation Guide from San Francisco (pdf)
Water Sense (United States Environmental Protection Agency)