Tag Archives: Green Plus Certification

Dec
20
2012
Wenger Feeds earns Green Plus Re-Certification

  Congratulations to Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s, Wenger Feeds for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus.   Wenger Feeds was the first agricultural business to take part in Green Plus, and one of the first in Lancaster.  Wenger Feeds excels in incorporating common-sense sustainability practices, like recycling used oil and oil filters …

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Dec
18
2012
jke marketing & communication earns Green Plus Re-Certification

Congratulations to Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s, jke marketing & communication for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus. Jennifer Engle, the owner of jke marketing & communication, runs her business out of her home, so not only does is sustainability a priority for her business, but those efforts translate to her home, as …

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Dec
13
2012
Yes! Solar earns Green Plus Re-Certification

Congratulations to Cary, North Carolina’s, Yes! Solar Solutions for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus.   Yes! Solar earned its Re-Certification through such practices as partnering with other local sustainability groups to develop new solar energy projects and retrofitting its facilities to improve its energy efficiency.   “The Green Plus …

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Dec
6
2012
Chapel Hill Restaurant Group earns Re-Certification

Congratulations to Chapel Hill Restaurant Group for its recent Re-Certification with Green Plus.  Chapel Hill Restaurant Group, which manages some of the most popular restaurants in the Triangle area of North Carolina, was the very first business to earn Green Plus Certification back in 2009.  CHRG earned its Re-Certification through …

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Jul
30
2012
Four Green Plus Businesses earn Re-Certification

Four of the earliest adopters and Certified organizations of the Green Plus program have recently earned Re-Certification.    Chapel Hill Tire Car Care Center, The Redwoods Group, Warfel Construction, and Laser Plus, are four of the 11 organizations to become Green Plus Certified in the first year of the Certification’s …

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May
14
2012
New Businesses Earn Green Plus Certification & Green Plus Mover Status

The Institute for Sustainable Development and Green Plus program has seen huge growth in the first half of 2012, adding four new Certified organizations and 17 new Movers to its network. Much of this growth was due to the generosity of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce, Duke Energy, and …

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Mar
14
2012
Piedmont EMC First Green Plus Organization to Earn Recertification

Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation of Hillsborough, North Carolina, is the first Green Plus organization to become re-certified in the Green Plus program. Piedmont EMC originally earned Certification in 2010. Piedmont EMC is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative based in Hillsborough — a nonprofit electric utility serving 32,000 consumers in parts of Alamance, Caswell, Durham, …

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Mar
9
2012
CBI Technologies of Lumberton, NC Earns Green Plus Certification

    CBI Technologies (Controlling Barrier Insects), a perimeter mosquito and pest control company based on the coastal plains of North Carolina in Lumberton has become the latest organization to earn Green Plus Certification. Harry Carter, the owner and founder of CBI, is very active in his community’s Adopt-a-Highway program …

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Feb
21
2012
NC Museum of Life and Science First Green Plus Certified Museum in U.S.

The North Carolina Museum of Life and Science has earned Green Plus Certification, becoming the first museum in the country to earn the distinction.   The Museum is located on 84 acres of land in Durham, North Carolina that includes an interactive science park, a butterfly conservatory, enclosed sanctuaries for the …

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Nov
1
2011
Assembled Products Corp. of Rogers, AR, Earns Green Plus Certification

Assembled Products Corporation, a manufacturing company based in Rogers, Arkansas, joined the growing list of businesses and organizations to become Certified Green Plus. APC, which scored over 90% on the Green Plus Certification Survey, manufactures products that are sold to Fortune 100 Retailers, who, much like the Green Plus program, assess …

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