Akron Zoo: Net-Zero Use of Energy is the Goal of this SOSA Winner

by Cindy Pantea

Keep Akron Beautiful is delighted to share this video of the 2012 Summit of Sustainability Award winner in the non-profit category, Akron Zoological Park. See how their ambitious and visionary energy independence goals have allowed them to “be the first” and “be the only” when it comes to net-zero energy transportation and green dining! Watch now to learn more. With a message of “Be the Change,” Akron Zoological Park wants to share all that they’ve done to preserve and protect wildlife and be a leader in educating the community in environmental education.

Learn more about being a sustainable organization so you can be a part of the Summit of Sustainability Awards. Visit http://www.summitofsustainability.org/.

The Summit of Sustainability Awards is part of Greenprint for Akron, which is a program facilitated by Keep Akron Beautiful.

 

VMS is a Certified Sustainable Green Printer and SOSA Winner

by Cindy Pantea

Visual Marking Systems (VMS) is the 2012 winner of the Summit of Sustainability Awards (SOSA), for businesses with less than 250 employees. Keep Akron Beautiful  would like to share their story/video with you today.VMS was the first printer in northeastern Ohio to become a certified green printer. Click on the video below to see how their Sustainable Green Printing Partnership allows them to help their customers and suppliers to reduce waste, which in turn is helping the environment and the City of Akron.

Learn more about being a sustainable business. Visit http://www.summitofsustainability.org/.

The Summit of Sustainability Awards is part of Greenprint for Akron, which is a program facilitated by Keep Akron Beautiful.

How is Bridgestone Americas Committed to Sustainability?

by Cindy Pantea

Bridgestone Americas is the 2012 winner of the Summit of Sustainability Awards (SOSA), for businesses with more than 250 employees. Keep Akron Beautiful would like to share with you their video. Watch it below to see how the business focused on sustainability when it came to building their world-class technical center in Akron, Ohio. Their design not only saves energy but encourages the healthy living of employees as well as Firestone Park/Akron city residents…and that’s not all! Watch it now!…And, return tomorrow to see the winner in the category of businesses with less than 250 employees.

Want to learn more about being a sustainable business? Visit http://www.summitofsustainability.org/.

The Summit of Sustainability Awards is part of Greenprint for Akron, which is a program facilitated by Keep Akron Beautiful.