Greening Your Business
What does it mean to "go green"? EPA's Office of Small Business Programs offers a variety of resources, information and ideas to assist your organization in reducing it's environmental impacts. EPA wants to help your business achieve a competitive advantage in the federal acquisition process and world market that is striving to go green.
Smart Steps to Sustainability 2.0 - expected release early May 2015.
The updated, 2015 version of the guide provides greening tools and resources about the most recent changes in federal programs, and Executive Orders focused on sustainable business practices. With the help of this guide, your business will develop a step-by-step approach to going beyond environmental compliance and into sustainability.
The 2009 version: Smart Steps to Sustainability: A Guide to Greening Your Small Business. (PDF) (76 pp, 1.4MB,)
Office of Small Business Program's Green Team
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