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Greening Business

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EarthShare is a national non-profit and federation of environmental charities working for more than 20 years to connect people and organizations with effective ways to support critical environmental causes. With supports, they can raise millions for programs that care for our air, land, water, wildlife and public health -- in our community, across the U.S. and around the world! 

Each year they connect hundreds of thousands of individuals with environmental and conservation charities through employee engagement & giving campaigns at public and private sector workplaces across the country. 

Today EarthShare supports 71 national organizations and hundreds of local groups in 22 states.  Member charities work hard to safeguard our health, our quality of life and the natural resources we all depend on. 


Mission: To engage individuals and organizations in creating a healthy and sustainable environment. 



EarthShare is a registered 501(c)(3); EIN 52-1601960.

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Seventh Generation

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Seventh Generation is committed to being the world's most trusted brand of authentic, safe, and environmentally-responsible products for a healthy home with business practices that focus on offering people varied avenues to express their idealism, passion, and commitment to causes larger than themselves.




As an independent & private Burlington, Vermont based company established in 1988, they are the nation’s leading brand of eco friendly household and personal care products .  
 

A pioneer of corporate responsibility, they set a course to be more mindful in doing business where they act as partners with other stakeholders to create a brighter future for the whole planet.  Their products are healthy solutions for the air, surfaces, fabrics, pets and people within consumers' home–and for the community and environment outside of it. Making a difference—from product development to production, purchase, use, and disposal. Evaluating how to reduce environmental impact, increase performance and safety, and create a more sustainable supply chain.



 Currently, they will operate two grant programs:

  • Sustainability Grants
  • Vermont Community-Building Grants 




  • Ranked as a top brand in the Greenpeace Recycled Tissue and Toilet Paper Guide
  •  Number one company in the world by Better World Shopping Guide,
  • Among the Top 10 brands in the 2008 Green Brands Index.
  • Named the "greenest" household cleaning brand 
  • Number six "greenest" brand across all categories in the Green Brands Survey
  • Ranked #1 among Vermont businesses in the Vermont Business Magazine’s 5x5x5 Growth Awards.
  • Included on the WorldBlu List of Most Democratic Workplaces.


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ReBinder - Recycled Office Products v.s. Vinyl

Did you know that over 500 metric tons of toxic PVC ends up in landfills each year as a result of vinyl binders that people use.The rapid industrial development equals to excessive pollution and destruction of the Earth - our home. It’s not that we don’t want industry developments but we need  industries that are more environmental friendly.


Industries’ should consider making products responsibly - considering the source of the materials, use of the products and where they end up at the end of their life. "Guided" meets that demand.


"Guided" previously "ReBinders" is a privately owned business in Seattle, Washington is the only true zero waste office supply manufacturer and the brand of choice for customers looking for sustainable, quality office supplies. All Guided product materials are sourced from responsibly managed forests and verified FSC and SFI certified sources. With each purchase of Guided products, solid waste, greenhouse gas, energy, tree and water consumption are reduced.


Philosophy: Embrace a balanced approach to providing exceptional value to our customers with products that reduce the environmental footprint of our industry and our customers.



Together with customers they saved:
• Millions of pounds of greenhouse gases
• Millions of gallons of water
• Tens of thousands of trees
• Tens of billions of BTUs of energy
• Hundreds of tons of solid waste



Guided's ReBinder line of products have recently been nominated for:
Best Office Products in North America,
and won a Washington Green award in the ReUse category.


ANTHROPOLOGIE / URBAN OUFTITTERS
"The ReBinder has fantastic products. Our favorite is the Rebinder. We have printed, silk screened, added fabric, and sewn them. We love how they look and their durability."
--Carolyn Keer, Art Director


HABITUDE SALON AND SPA
"We are in love with the Rebinder and Repockets! They are the perfect match for our urban-rustic, earth conscious culture. We have converted all our employee handbooks and training manuals from boring vinyl to the responsible ReBinder products. It's refreshing to work with a company who can provide a durable and eco-friendly product along with great customer service!"
--Lynn Shields, Habitude Salon & Spa


NATURAL RESOURCE DEFENSE COUNCIL (NRDC)
“There are many supplies companies out there but the difference between Sustainable Group and the others is S.G. is always thinking outside of the cardboard box. Keep up the good work!”
--Reni Leni, NRDC

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