COMMUNITY MATERIALS MANAGEMENT TOOLKITAccess reliable information and resources about how to overcome the barriers to a successful, sustainable recycling program.
Sustainability & Resilience
Foundation for Community Association Research guide for community association managers, board members, individual homeowners and related industry professionals.
Can we keep the food that is perfectly reusable out of landfill and feed people in the community? Yes.
A plan that outlines goals, objectives and strategies for adapting to climate change.
A company’s impact extends far beyond its own walls. Purchasing and supply chain programs can promote inclusion in many ways, from ensuring the most vulnerable populations around the world have their human rights preserved to taking proactive measures to support transformative and purpose-driven companies. This guide is intended to provide guidance on the many ways companies, big or small, can leverage their purchases and supply chain to make a positive impact.
A cohesive standard for creating communities that are good for all people through time - https://living-future.org/lcc/
STAR's framework of goals, objectives, outcomes, and actions that goes with the companion spreadsheet tool
A spreadsheet tool companion to the STAR's Resilience Guide. Aligns with the resilience categories from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Cheat sheet for 1-7 plastics and how to identify them
Brief set of recommendations for municipalities to improve diversion rates and reduce waste by the National League of Cities
Schools and learning facilities are uniquely suited to support sustainability efforts and education. Sustainability and waste reduction is a communal effort and can be incorporated into every aspect of learning. When we help our youth understand the importance of sustainability, we ensure a constant awareness that what we do affects our neighbors, our world, and our future. This document includes resources and testimony to help guide school systems.
USGBC brief outlining options for municipalities to assess risk and enhance resilience
Institute for Local Government resource with activities to generate ideas about programs and policies to pursue.