About the Green Star Program

Green Star® Program includes 3 different core approaches to providing technical assistance and recognition for implementing voluntary foward-thinking environmental practices: 

Green Star for Businesses

The "original" core program works with businesses that wish to practice waste reduction, energy conservation and pollution prevention.  Green Star staff provide education and technical assistance.  Businesses that meet the Green Star Standards are recognized and awarded their Green Star Business Certification.  >> More Information

Green Star for Communities

Modeled after the business program, the Community program works with communities that wish to practice waste reduction, energy conservation and pollution prevention.  Green Star staff provide education and technical assistance.  Communities that meet the Green Star Standards are recognized and awarded their Green Star Community Certification. >> More Information

Green Star for Events

The Green Star Event program works with Event planners that wish to practice waste reduction, energy conservation and pollution prevention.  Green Star staff provide education and technical assistance.  Events that make efforts to reduce waste, save energy, and provide recycling options are allowed to market their event as a Green Event. >> More Information