10/31/2017

In September, Raritian Valley Community College (RVCC) became the first institution to join the Sustainable Business Registry, marking a major milestone for the registry. The college has shown its commitment to sustainability by minimizing...

10/23/2017

We are happy to announce, and welcome, businesses that have joined the registry over the past two months!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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10/10/2017

The Garden State Green Hotels Project is a project of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) tasked with pursuing goals crucial to sustainability. We are featuring the Green Hotels...

09/27/2017

Ethical businesses seem to be making a comeback in the global economy. The second largest insurer in the world is re-placing its investments in the way of ethical companies.1 Funds amounting to €130 billion, approximately $150 billion in US dollars,...

09/21/2017

The Hamilton Chapter of the Mid Jersey Chamber of Commerce Networking Meeting was held on Thursday, September 14th at Princetel’s state-of-the-art Platinum LEED certified location in Hamilton. The event brought together twelve businesses...

07/24/2017

Terhune Orchards is a trailblazer for agricultural sustainability in New Jersey.  The family run farm has implemented a multitude of sustainable practices to reduce its environmental impact, protect its...

07/06/2017

This year marks The National Pollution Prevention Roundtable’s (NPPR) 22nd Annual Most Valuable Pollution Prevention Awards (MVP2). NPPR’s mission is to provide a national forum for promoting the development, implementation, and evaluation of efforts...

05/12/2017

The 2017 New Jersey Sustainability Summit on June 21 will explore how coordinated local action can achieve an increased collective impact. Participate in conversations that focus on engaging government, community, schools, business and academia in...

05/10/2017

Congratulations to Lower Forge Brewery for the recent article in Philly.com about their sustainable operations. Lower Forge Brewery is one of four breweries in the state on the Registry. They show that even small operations can have large impacts! In...

05/05/2017

The NJ Sustainable Business Registry has four local farms as members, each showcasing how sustainability can be profitable.  Joining the Registry is a great first step to help...

04/28/2017

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Recycling Act.  The groundbreaking 1987 law mandated that all New Jersey Residents (including businesses) separate recyclable materials such as glass, aluminum and newspapers from their household trash...

03/17/2017

Last year, Montclair rolled out a new program, in partnership with Montclair State University, to encourage local businesses to adopt eco-friendly practices.

This year, the partners hope that the Green Business Program will expand, with more...

12/27/2016

Princetel, Inc. is passionate about producing the best fiber rotary joint products and strives to minimize its environmental impacts to the benefit of its stakeholders, employees and surrounding community. To that end Princetel Inc. located its...

12/08/2016

According to the Standford Social Innovation Review, the key to creating a vibrant and sustainable company is to find ways to get all employees; from top executives to assembly line workers personally engaged in day-to-day corporate sustainability...

11/16/2016

Richard Hesselein founded Pleasant Run Nursery (PRN), located in Allentown New Jersey, in 1998.  His vision was to provide hard to find and cutting edge woody plants, perennials, grasses and tropicals,...

10/17/2016

Jonathan Shenk founded Greenleaf Painters, an eco-friendly painting company, over 10 years ago.  Since launching the company, Jonathan has consistently proven that small businesses can benefit from...