Resource Efficiency Information

Here are a few additional resources and links that are helpful in making your agency’s operations more sustainable.

Enrollment & Checklist

Resource Efficiency Program Checklist

Solid Waste Reduction & Recycling

Solid & Hazardous Waste (Hawaii Department of Health)
Proper Waste Disposal/Recycling (City & County of Honolulu Refuse Division)
Hawaii Case Study
Buying Recycled Materials in Hawaii Fact Sheet
Hazardous Waste Haulers
Recycling Containers Fact Sheet

Purchasing

Environmentally Preferable Purchasing (US Environmental Protection Agency)
Green Product Buyers Guide for Hawaii 
Responsible Purchasing Network
Bio Based Products & Energy Fact Sheet

Energy Conservation

Energy Efficiency Building Guidelines part 1 (Hawaii DBEDT)
Energy Efficiency Building Guidelines part 2 (Hawaii DBEDT)
Hawaii Energy
Energy Star (US Department of Energy)
Greening the Government Fact Sheet

Water Conservation

Water Conservation (Honolulu Board of Water Supply)

Pollution Prevention

Solid & Hazardous Waste (Hawaii Department of Health)
Proper Waste Disposal/Recycling (City & County of Honolulu Refuse Division)
Environmental Management Fact Sheet

Education & Involvement

Hawaii Green Business Program Green Tips 

Other

Bay Area Green Business Program (San Francisco Bay Area Program)
Green Meeting Best Practices (Green Meeting Industry Council)