Welcome

Thank you for visiting the Middletown Green Business resource page.  Whether you want to reduce your electricity bill, treat your lawn without toxic pesticides, or reduce the carbon dioxide emissions from your commute, this site can help. From the simple to the grand, you'll find a variety of ways to reduce your business' environmental impact.

This site is divided into five areas of environmental impact. Click one of the links below to get started.

Energy Efficiency and Conservation – For lighting, heating, refrigeration, etc., it's simple: save watts, save dollars.

Responsible Procurement – Office supplies, cleaning products, building infrastructure, and more.

Water Conservation – How to make good use of the blue stuff, from your bathrooms to your lawn.

Responsible Waste Management – Everything your business leaves behind — compost, recycling, and trash.

Reducing Transportation Emissions – Get there on less carbon.



For a quick infusion of green practices, check out Ten Easy Ways to Green Your Business.

Determine how green your business is by downloading the Green Practice Inventory.



Here are some other excellent general resources:
http://www.nonprofitcenters.org/resources/green-building-resources/
http://www.sustainablebusinessleader.org/
http://earth911.com/
http://ecopreneurist.com/2009/03/12/10-green-ways-to-cut-business-costs/
http://www.greenbiz.com



Do you have a question about this site, or a resource you would like to see added?  Please click here to send us a message, or phone John Hall, Executive Director of the Jonah Center, at (860) 398-3771