For a product to earn classification as Green Select®, there are several criteria that must be met. It must be recyclable, contain a minimum percentage of recycled material, or be made from a natural, sustainable, quickly renewable resource. The definitions, criteria and green products will be constantly evaluated and updated based on industry changes and technological advances. CCA is steadfast in their mission: to better our environment by our own actions and through our relationships with our member community, suppliers and employees.
CCA is following through on this commitment by educating employees and members on the importance of implementing Green Select standards. They also strongly encourage partnerships and employee volunteerism with environmentally-focused nonprofit organizations.
As part of this deep obligation to “greening” our industry and our world, CCA pledges to: