Greener Chelmsford Initiative

Verified Green Business Logo

Greener Chelmsford Initiative (GCI)



The GCI is hoping to encourage and engage Chelmsford businesses to participate in an effort to recycle, reuse, and reduce that will:

  • Benefit the local environment
  • Bring attention to simple steps that businesses can employ on a daily basis to reduce the costs of recycling and waste
  • Foster a sense of community in a town-wide cause

What’s In It for My Business?



Help the environment, reduce waste, and reuse materials. Recipients will be recognized for their commitment to a Greener Chelmsford and will receive:

  • “Verified Green Business” Sticker for the entrance of your business to let the community know that you are a green business
  • Certificate to be prominently displayed with other credentials and accolades
  • Advertising on the GCI webpage and other social media that recognizes the green steps that your business implemented

What Do I Need to Do and How Do I Apply?



Complete the application by checking off the green tasks that you have implemented in your business. Send the completed application to Greener.Chelmsford@Townofchelmsford.us.

What are the Green Rankings?



A GCI Seal of Approval, certificate and publication of the award will be awarded to participating businesses and organizations who meet the following criteria:

Businesses and organizations are encouraged to submit other activities to the established task list.

What are the Green Rankings?



A GCI Seal of Approval, certificate and media publication will be awarded to participating businesses and organizations who meet the following 3R criteria:

If your business is actively
participating in activities that….



Then your business has achieved a Green Ranking of…
Reduce Waste and Conserve
Bronze
Energy Conservation/Pollution Reduction

Silver
High-Impact Energy Conservation/Pollution Reduction
Gold