Picture taken by Kim Clark, 2009

Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction


Governor's Award for Sustainable Practices

From 1992-2008, the Governor's Award for Sustainable Practices recognized businesses, organizations, schools, and agencies that incorporated sustainable practices into their operations:

  • Reducing their use of hazardous substances
  • Conserving energy, water, and other materials
  • Increasing their use of recycled materials
  • Designing sustainability into their products and processes

Read more about past award winners: 1992-2008.



Safer Chemistry Champion Awards

The Governor's Award was succeeded in 2014 by the Safer Chemistry Champion Awards.

 


 

The Governor's Award for Sustainable Practices is now the Safer Chemistry Champion Awards.