Going green and healthy at your school requires access to green and healthy products and services.
Fortunately third party groups have identified these products and in some cases placed them in searchable databases and included them in cooperative purchasing programs. Click on the links below to learn about green and healthy products and where to find them.
Going Green Program, Green Purchasing Cooperative
Healthy Products for Healthy Schools Toolkit
GREENGUARD Certification Database of Low Chemical Emission and Sustainable Products
Arts and Creative Material Institute (ACMI) labels for art supplies (AP – nontoxic, CL – Caution)
EPA: Identify Greener Products and Services
Green Schools Initiative: Buying Guide