More and more individuals and organizations are responding to the many opportunities in clean energy and sustainability. We’ve compiled a list of resources to enable our members to share information and websites, tips and suggestions, and opportunities. Got a great link or suggestion you’d love to see here?  Please feel free to reach out and share any resources that you think others would benefit from!   Please send the link to Miriam Aczel at maczel@leadersinenergy.org.

Household Sustainability:

Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Throwing A Mattress Away

What Do “Green” Mattress Certifications Really Mean?

EPA’s Household Carbon Footprint Calculator

How to Design and Energy Efficient Bedroom 

Sustainable School Resources

Greening Your “Back to School”

Eco-Friendly Tips for Pet Owners

Open Farm, 6 Ways to be an Eco-friendly Pet Owner

Treehugger, 7 tips for eco-friendly pet owners

inhabit.com, Top Tips for Raising Your Pet in a Sustainable Way

Groundswell, Kitty, Litter Not! 6 Cheap Ways to Reduce Your Pet’s Environmental Impact

Petful, 19 Ways That People Who Have Pets Can Be Eco-Friendly

Greening Your Trip to the Beach

Green Investing:

Resources and Further Reading on Sustainable and Socially Responsible Investing

The Heart Rating

Mutual Fund Performance Chart

Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility

Clean Energy:

Solutions Project’s Cities and Countries Committed to Clean Energy

Low Income Solar Policy Guide

Arlington, VA Library’s AIRE: Energy Lending Library

Energy Resources for State and Local Governments:

EPA’s AVoided Emissions and geneRation Tool (AVERT)

EPA’s Fact Sheet for Decision Makers (PDF)

2017 California Environmental Justice Scorecard

Sustainable Development:

UN Sustainable Development Goals

UN Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

UN Harmony with Nature Library

Circular Economy and Sustainable Supply Chains:

Product Stewardship Institute’s Safe Drug Disposal Portal

Product Stewardship Institute’s Plastic Reduction Guide for Restaurants

UN Top Ten Business & Human Rights Issues in 2018

Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circular Economy Resources

UN Global Compact Sustainable Supply Chains website

Sourcemap, Inc’s Supply Chain Mapping

Waste and Recycling

Asbestos Cancer and Asbestos Recycling