“Governor Cuomo and DEC are pleased to announce the launch of the New York Green Business (NYGB) program. NYGB provides recognition and benefits to businesses that are committed to sustainability and protecting New York’s environment.”
To become a member, an applicant must have a good record of compliance with environmental laws and regulations, make commitments to improve their environmental performance, and have a public outreach strategy for their sustainability achievements. DEC is accepting applications for the program through December 15, 2017.
DEC is holding a series of webinars to assist businesses in applying to the program. More information can be found on the NYGB website: www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/939.html