What is a Green Office Certification? An award for offices as leaders in campus sustainability A program used to: Provide resources to promote sustainable practices in offices Encourage collaboration amongst offices and labs on campus
Public recognition for staff and faculty engagement: –Personal lab and office assessments –Pinpoint energy & waste reduction opportunities –Awards for all certified labs and offices Why should your office participate?
Think Big, Live Green Green Office Certification Steps 1.Designate a Office contact or Green Ambassador to facilitate the Green Office certification process. 2. Register your office. 3. Use the Green Office Resource Guides to complete your Green Office Certification. 4. Turn in your Green Office checklist to email@example.com@cornell.edu 5. Get your certification!
Think Big, Live Green Complete the Green Office Checklist Focus Areas: Community Wellbeing Energy Conservation Purchasing Transportation Waste & Recycling
Team up with another office to complete the certification Focus on what you are already doing FIRST Tackle one focus area at a time Skills for Success
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Erin Moore Energy Outreach Coordinator Facilities Services – Energy & Sustainability firstname.lastname@example.org Careen Arsenault Sustainability Administrator Facilities Services – Energy & Sustainability email@example.com Questions and Contact Information