Becoming a Green Star:
A Waste Reduction Guide for Anchorage Businesses
This waste reduction guide is an essential reference for any business, organization, government agency, or school working toward a Green Star or Air Quality Award. The guide provides tips, ideas, examples, and resources for implementing the standards. It also provides examples of opportunities implemented by other Green Star Awardees.
Each chapter can be viewed or downloaded individually below in .pdf format or viewed in HTML. The documents below require Adobe Acrobat Reader 4.0 or higher for viewing. If you don't have this, you may download a newer version by clicking on the statement at the bottom of this page.
Table of Contents
|Chapter 1. Introduction||HTML|
|Chapter 2. Conducting an Assessment||HTML|
|Chapter 3. Recycling||HTML|
|Chapter 4. Waste Prevention||HTML|
|Chapter 5. Purchasing||HTML|
|Chapter 6. Energy Conservation||HTML|
|Chapter 7. Water Quality and Conservation||HTML|
|Chapter 8. Air Quality Improvement||HTML|
|Chapter 9. Toxic Substance Reduction||HTML|
|Chapter 10. Outreach, Education, and Training||HTML|
|Chapter 11. Resources||HTML|
|Appendix A. Green Star Waste Reduction Assessment Worksheet||DOC|
|Appendix B. Green Star Air Emissions Assessment Worksheet||XLS|
|Appendix C. Additional Materials Recycled in Anchorage||DOC|
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