TRUE hits a milestone with first 100 certified projects


TRUE Zero Waste certification has become a road map for companies that are serious about pursuing zero waste goals. Now, TRUE and GBCI are celebrating an exciting milestone: 100 TRUE-certified projects.

Together, the first 100 certified projects have diverted more than 446,000 tons of waste from landfill, incineration (waste-to-energy) and the environment. In addition, projects have reported up to $6.5 million in savings.

Metrics in motion: Exploring energy in Arc


Companies around the world are choosing Arc to help drive stronger building performance. Today, nearly one billion square feet of space is being tracked globally, with the intention of creating healthier, more sustainable spaces for all.

Arc is the first platform to use a global performance scoring system to engage any building or portfolio in managing and benchmarking data. Arc’s performance score reflects the outcomes from strategies used during all phases—design, construction and ongoing operations.

3 SITES projects that connect people to nature


A key part of the SITES framework is enhancing physical, mental and social well-being as a result of human interaction with nature. SITES projects also provide education that promotes the understanding of natural systems and offers opportunities for community involvement and advocacy.

In honor of Earth Month, we’re celebrating three SITES projects that bring us back to nature: