The Green Business Partnership is a mission-driven nonprofit membership organization that awards official green business certification. Businesses and nonprofits join to gain access to our proprietary GBP Greenhouse Gas Emissions Tool and comprehensive online dashboard, which you will use to increase efficiency and save money. Organizations certified by the GBP receive an official seal to validate and promote their commitment to sustainability.
We believe that all people and communities should have equitable access to a safe, clean, healthy, and nourishing environment, and that sustainable business is how it will happen. Learn more about our mission, vision and values. In your own business and community, organizations who earn the GBP green business certification not only reduce environmental impact, but:
“We thought we were green to start with but the certification process was really rigorous and forced us to look at areas that we traditionally do not look at. Not just energy, paper use and plastics but land use, water use and transportation which really moved us further into minimizing our environmental footprint. Thanks for making us greener and NY a better place to live!”