Teammates provides a wide range of office solutions that can assist organizations in reducing their environmental impact through innovative design and deliberate product choices.
We carry a wide range of manufacturers who have implemented sustainable practices into their design, manufacturing, and daily operation processes that are controlled and improved through compliance with environmental legislation and regulations, and through implementation of voluntary programs. Some of those regulations and programs include ISO 14001, LEED Certification, GREENGUARD Certification, Design for Environment, Ecologo and various other initiatives.
LEED Projects: Blue Sun Biodiesel Jehn Engineering CIS – U.S. Customs and Immigration Services DSST – Denver School of Science and Technology
LEED Certified Team Members:
Kimberly Dawes, Director of Design, LEED AP
Kristen Hobbs, Director of Sales, LEED AP
Carla Natalie, Interior Designer, LEED AP
LEED: An internationally recognized green building certification system developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) where the focus is on CO2 emission reduction, improved indoor environmental quality, energy savings and more. Visit the USGBC web site to learn more - http://www.usgbc.org/.
GREENGUARD: Dedicated to protecting human health and quality of life through programs that reduce chemical exposure and improve indoor air quality. Visit the Greenguard Environmental Institute to learn more http://www.greenguard.org/.
Design for the Environment: Is a partnership program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This effort focuses on chemical containment in certain classifications of products. Teammates promotes awareness of these products to encourage improved workplace safety. Visit EPA's Design for the Environment program at http://www.epa.gov/dfe.
EcoLogo: Provides customers - public, corporate and consumer - with assurance that the products and services bearing the logo meet the stringent standards of environmental leadership.
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