Achievements, Commendations and Awards
|Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Commended for EPEAT™ Purchases |
In a recent article the Northeast Recycling Council commended the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s commitment to purchase EPEAT™ – registered products. All computer desktops, monitors, and notebook computers offered to and purchased by the Commonwealth now must carry an EPEAT™ Silver designation or better.
|Winners of 2010 Governor's Award for Environmental Excellence |
2009 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence winners are announced by Pennsylvania’s Department of Environmental Protection. This program focuses on preparing a new generation of Pennsylvanians to be better stewards of our resources.
|Commonwealth Building Rated for Superior Efficiency |
Pennsylvania’s Rachel Carson Building Earns EPA Energy Star Rating for Superior Efficiency.
|Department of General Services Green Efforts |
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Department of General Services Green Efforts.
|Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Biodiesel Law |
January 2010 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Biodiesel law will mandate that all diesel sold must be a minimum of a B2 blend which 2% pure biodiesel and 98% standard diesel fuel.