“Zero waste is an objective that is ethical, economic, efficient and visionary, to guide people to change their lifestyles and practices to emulate sustainable natural cycles, where all waste materials are designed to become resources for others. Zero waste means designing and managing products and processes to avoid systematic disposal. ”
The TRUE certification (Use and efficiency of total resources) Zero Waste is used by the facilities to define, pursue and achieve its goal of zero waste, reducing its carbon footprint and supporting public health. TRUE is managed by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI), the leading organization that independently recognizes Excellence in the performance and practice of the green business industry worldwide.
The Certification goes beyond figures and focuses on generating and promoting policies and practices that make zero waste successful in any organization.
TRUE certified spaces are recognized as environmentally responsible, more resource efficient and help convert waste into savings and additional revenue streams.
The implementation of the requirements and credits for certification as TRUE Zero Waste has the following benefits: