In addition to their carbon offset offering, 3Degrees is a leading national supplier of Green-e Certified RECs sourced from a variety of renewable energy technologies, including wind, biomass, geothermal, solar, low-impact hydro, landfill gas, and biogas. Use the footprint calculator to get started on your green energy path.
Purchase some green tags for yourself, or buy some as a gift for a friend! This countrywide service draws power from wind, solar, and low-impact hydro power systems (you can even choose which form of energy to support). This company is Green-e certified.
Use the carbon calculator to estimate how many green credits to purchase in order to offset your power usage. Green Energy Choice provides RECs (the White Fence Green service) to virtually anyone across the US.
Purchase some green tags for yourself, or buy some as a gift. This nationwide service draws power from wind, solar, and low-impact hydro power systems (you can even choose which form of energy to support). NativeEnergy is Green-e certified.
With both family (9,000 kWh/year) and individual (3,000 kWh/year) Green-e certified plans to choose from, you’ll find something that fits your power needs. Monthly fees range from a low $5 to $15 and new subscribers can opt to receive gift cards for a variety of green products and services.
Sterling Planet offers renewable energy certificates in every state, and even provides a quick breakdown of current dirty energy sources in your area. The credits are sources from wind, hydro, geothermal, and bioenergy.
Facebook Carpool application makes sharing a ride safer and easier by allowing Facebook members to find rides. To use this feature, you must sign up for Facebook, then do a search for ‘carpool’ to find the application.
Check out their selection of commercial cleaners, including degreaser, lime scale remover, and carpet shampoos.
In its 'Effects on Health' section, Super Pure Clean outlines alternatives for custodial staff. The company also carries some eco-friendly cleaning products that boast the sweet-smelling health benefits of aromatherapy. Made in New England.
Village Green Market carries a supply of environmentally friendly cleaning products suitable for commercial settings. The company's Clean and Green program is geared specifically for commercial customers. Offerings include cleaners and degreasers, bathroom cleaners and sanitizers, window cleaners, and more.
Offering recycled office supplies (paper, laser cartridges, inkjet cartridges, tree-free paper, organizers, pocket folders, color laser copy paper, stationery, etc), Dolphin Blue aims to be a responsible steward of Earth's resources.
New Leaf Paper is a leader in development and distribution of environmentally superior printing and office papers, including Forest Stewardship Council- certified products. Its San Francisco headquarters is partially powered by green power, and a portion of paper manufacturing is powered with biogas.
All paper products are made from 100 percent recycled paper, with a minimum of 80 percent post-consumer materials. The paper is whitened using an environmentally safe process. Offers household paper products such as toilet paper, paper towels, napkins, and plates.
Staples stocks recycled paper from several manufacturers. They come in a variety of types and with the same qualities as regular paper. Available types: Copy, laser, inkjet, multi-use, colored, card stock, stationery, notebooks, and message pads.
The Toto Drake is Terry Love's top choice in terms of functionality and performance. The Toto Drake has a powerful, yet quiet flush and can handle up to 900 grams of waste (about twice the mass of an average number two!). Comes in both the regular bowl size (26.5 inches), as well as the elongated model (28 inches). Take your pick.
Described as having a "remarkable" three-second flush, as well as being a "good looking, high performance" toilet, the Toto UltraMax has a thorough flush, and can handle loads as large as 700 grams. The toilet is equipped with a 3-inch G-Max flapper assembly, which allows the water to drop faster to create a more powerful flush.
This desk, made of FSC-certified maple plywood, boasts eco-friendly enamel paneling, a nontoxic, water-based finish, and low- VOC adhesives. It is also designed with efficiency in mind to reduce waste.
The York desk from Haworth features energy-efficient lighting, recycled content, and 50 percent certified wood. York offers the choice of Lyptus, a plantation-grown rapidly renewing hybrid eucalyptus tree that utilizes the same root structure for subsequent growths.
The Passage desking system is made of 40 percent recycled materials, contains reclaimed wood, is 70 percent recyclable, carries Cradle to Cradle and GREENGUARD certifications, and is available with a bamboo veneer work surface.
Knoll's Magnusson desk is available in FSC-certified composite wood, is GREENGUARD certified, and can help meet US Green Building Council LEED requirements. Knoll uses a LEED Gold and ISO 14001 Certified building, where energy use is offset with electricity generated by wind.
Made of FSC-certified SmartWood, the Linear desk from the InModern collection is 100 percent formaldehyde-free, uses no glues, and is finished with nontoxic, water-based stains and a UV-cured finish to minimize greenhouse gases. Made in the US with North America-sourced materials.
Tally emissions from driving, air travel, and home energy. Offset only what you choose. Or pick from one of Climate Friendly's custom packages (including driving, flying, etc.) that let you go carbon neutral just in that area for a year.