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Green Business Recognition

 

Thank you for your interest in the Village's Green Business Recognition Program! To get started, simply complete the application below and click the "Submit Application" button at the bottom. Applications will be reviewed on a quarterly basis by the Environmental Concerns Commission.

Want to learn how to make your organization greener? Contact SCARCE for a free Green Audit!

Questions? Contact Megan Miles, Management Analyst, at (630) 493-8875.

 

 

Required fields are printed in bold.

Business Information
Recycling service is required for recognition.
e.g. johndoe@mydomain.com
e.g. 000-000-0000
Business Category

Please select the category that best describes your business.

Business Background
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Environmental Laws
List of Certifications

Please list any applicable environmental certifications that you hold.

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Waste Reduction & Recycling

List and describe waste reduction and recycling measures your business has implemented.

These practices reduce waste or divert waste from landfills (e.g. reduce copying, electronic billing, use of reusable/recyclable containers, etc). A comprehensive list can be downloaded here.

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Water Conservation and Stormwater Pollution Prevention

List and describe the water conservation and stormwater pollution measures that your business has implemented.

These practices reduce the water used in your business and reduce the risk that your business will contribute to pollution (e.g. install permeable surfaces/landscape, ultra low-flow plumbing and irrigation products, environmentally-sound cleaning products, etc). A comprehensive list can be downloaded here.

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Energy Conservation

List and describe energy conservation measures your business has implemented.

These practices reduce the electricity and natural gas used in your business (e.g. install renewable energy sources, efficient/natural lighting sources, insulation, etc). A comprehensive list can be downloaded here.

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Transportation

List and describe the green transportation measures your business has implemented.

These practices reduce fossil fuels used by your business (e.g. reduce emissions with hybrid/alternative vehicles, encourage alternative forms of travel, telecommuting, etc). A comprehensive list can be downloaded here.

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Public Awareness/Education

List and describe the public awareness/education measures your business has implemented.

These practices promote sustainability to your customers and employees (e.g. employee/customer/client involvement, green practices/training, establish a green committee/group, etc). A comprehensive list can be downloaded here.

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Innovation

Sustainability practices that make your business stand out. List and describe the innovative measures your business has implemented.

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Other Practices

Tell us about other practices in your industry that are becoming common place or should become common place that deserve recognition.

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