Business Information
Name of Organization: 
Greenleaf Painters, LLC
Organization Type: 
Business Description: 
Greenleaf Painters is a painting company committed to offering products good for you and the environment. If you are looking for a house painter or a commercial painting contractor, please call us for a free estimate. Greenleaf Painters, LLC, is located in Lawrenceville, New Jersey and serves the central New Jersey region as well as the Yardley and New Hope regions of Pennsylvania. A percentage of each sale benefits the Trenton, New Jersey, chapter of Habitat for Humanity.
Contact Person: 
Jonathan Shenk
Title: 
Owner and CEO
Business Location: 
Greenleaf Painters, LLC
9C Princess Rd.
08550 Lawrenceville , NJ
United States
40° 17' 0.1644" N, 74° 42' 22.5036" W
Phone: 
609-750-0030
Email: 
cyoder@greenleafpainters.com
Number of Employees: 
12-15
Website: 
www.greenleafpainters.com
Date: 
Monday, September 1, 2014
Green Building Other
Description of Action: 
Greenleaf Painters, LLC, promotes the use of green, low-VOC paint options to its customers. Many Greenleaf customers, upon learning about this option, choose to go green.
Hazardous Waste/Toxic Use Reduction
Description of Action: 
All toxic materials, including any latex paint or deck stains used, are disposed of in accordance with hazardous waste guidelines. Greenleaf is committed to reducing hazardous waste through the promotion of using green, low-VOC products.
Waste Other
Description of Action: 
Greenleaf filters and recycles 25 gallons of paint thinner per year. This product would otherwise go to a toxic waste dump. Some companies actually pour it on the ground. Greenleaf filters the paint thinner so it is clean again. Then it can be reused as new. It can be recycled many times before it becomes ineffective.
Lbs Saved: 
210
Money Saved: 
500
Waste Recycling
Description of Action: 
Greenleaf Painters, LLC, is committed to recycling. All recyclable glass, plastic, paper and cardboard are recycled at the Greenleaf office and warehouse on Princess Road in Lawrenceville.
Lbs Saved: 
500
Money Saved: 
17
Provide Environmentally Preferable Products Services
Description of Action: 
Greenleaf Painters, LLC, promotes the use of green, low-VOC paints to its customers. This includes educating customers through conversation, advertising, green expos, press releases and other marketing. Greenleaf stays abreast of new developments in this area and incorporates products as they become available.
Certification Programs Other
Description of Action: 
Greenleaf Painters, LLC is Lead Safe Certified, as required by the Environmental Protection Agency.
Support Community Initiatives
Description of Action: 
Greenleaf Painters, LLC, participated as a vendor in the Sustainable Lawrence Living Local expo, held March, 2014. Living Local promotes healthier, sustainable resources in Mercer County, NJ. Greenleaf plans to participate in future Sustainable Lawrence expos.