Maryland Green Registry Annual Results
Each year, Maryland Green Registry members prove that the path to sustainability is a team effort, both at the facility level and at the broader community level. The results below were achieved by Maryland Green Registry members on an annual basis between 2012 and 2013. The biggest jumps over last year's numbers were reductions in vehicle miles traveled, increased water conservation and dollars saved. Help us capture all you're doing for next year's totals by updating your profile with any new projects and results.
- 603,000 lbs of hazardous waste reduced
- 11.8 million lbs of nonhazardous waste reduced
- 532 million lbs of non-hazardous waste recycled
- 2.7 million gallons of wastewater reduced
- 446,000 gallons of fuel saved
- 9.8 million vehicle miles traveled (VMT) reduced
- 441 million kWh electricity saved
- 517 million gallons of water conserved
- 2.0 million metric tons carbon dioxide equivalent (MTCO2e) reduced
- $74 million saved!
|Look the for the Logo Contest Winners and Prizes|
Windows and websites, T-shirts and trucks, lobbies and laptops ... Maryland Green Registry logos have been showing up all sorts of places and we thank everyone who shared photos of where they were displaying the logo. All Look for the Logo Contest entries were displayed in a slide show at the June 11 event and entered into a drawing for prizes donated by the following very generous Maryland Green Registry members:
Chesapeake Bay Roasting Company (gift basket)
Mills Fine Wine & Spirits (trio of Maryland wines)
Safeway ($50 certificate)
Havre de Grace Seafood Festival (3 pairs of tickets to see the Oak Ridge Boys at this year's festival on August 9th).
The lucky winners of the drawing were Bay Green Properties, Coca Cola, Claire Jones Landscapes, Finish Werks, Howard County Community College and Washington Gas.
|More thank yous ...|
|Annapolis Green, The Westin Annapolis, the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, Tony J Photography, music by The Walking Sticksand videography by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources all contributed to a fun event on June 11th. Stay tuned for more event photos and a video featuring the award winners.|