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Published on: 8/24/2015 11:06 AM

The Bay Area Green Business Program is a successful partnership of environmental agencies and utilities that assists, recognizes and promotes businesses and government agencies that volunteer to operate in a more environmentally responsible way.

California Materials Exchange (CALMAX)  helps businesses find markets for used or unwanted materials. Contains links to other materials exchanges. 

CalRecycle offers information about compliance assistance, financial & market development assistance and reducing your environmental footprint.

The EcoGateway  - A guide to online resources serves the information and communication needs of individuals and organizations working to protect our environment and create a sustainable future. It contains links to more than 10,000 web sites and pages. Focuses on environment & business. Resources include the "Sustainable Business Insider" magazine, postings on business opportunities, Green Dream Jobs listings, a library of links.

Implement, the City of Seattle's sustainable building tool. It is a practical how-to-tool that assists in implementing the sustainable building policy.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's website for Federal Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines (CPG) is a key component of the Federal government's "buy-recycled" program. At this Web site, you'll find information about the CPG and about EPA's Recovered Materials Advisory Notices (RMANs), which recommend recycled-content levels for CPG items. 

Waste prevention for the Hotel and Hospitality Industry -- visit the Green Hotels Association

WasteWi$e Program United States Environmental Protection Agency offers a flexible method for designing solid waste reduction programs to meet individual needs.​​​