List of Links for the P2 Opportunities Section of the Environmental Mentoring Topic Hub™
Total Number of Links: 13
Sorted by Resource Type
Abstract: A unique public-private partnership that demonstrates environmental leadership and gives opportunities for businesses and communities to obtain environmental mentoring through interaction with other members.
Source: Arizona Department of Environmental Quality
Emerging Role of Associations as Mentors
Abstract: Discusses different opportunities and examples of associations that have provided mentorship to members and non-members.
Environmental Mentoring: Benefits, Challenges & Opportunities
Abstract: Report examines six mentoring programs that have appeared to be beneficial and improved environmental performance.
Going Green, Upstream: The Promise of Supply Chain Environmental Management
Abstract: Study on supply chain principles and examples. Supply chains offer opportunities for mentoring.
Mentoring Handbook - A Guide to Environmental Mentoring for Companies, Nonprofits & Regulators
Abstract: This guidebook offers strategies, examples, and important aspects of different types of environmental mentoring.
Source: National Environmental Education and Training Foundation and Greenbiz Publications
Putting Mentoring to Work for Your Company
Abstract: Makes a case for business mentoring, especially to small and medium-sized businesses. Presents several case studies on business mentoring.
Standardizing Excellence: Working with Smaller Businesses to Implement Environmental Management Systems [PDF]
Abstract: Provides ideas and recommendations to inform and guide organizations involved in or interested in EMS assistance.
Source: National Environmental Education and Training Foundation
Case study/success story
Abstract: An industrial mutual aid group is mentoring small businesses in Lehigh Valley area in complying with environment, safety and health regulations and providing a safe work place. The group will work with 278 valley companies that manufacture, use, or handle chemicals.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste
Peer Exchange - Rebuild America
Abstract: Sample projects from SEI, the coordinator of the Peer Exchange portion of the Department of Energy's Rebuild America program.
Source: Strategic Energy Innovations (SEI)
Abstract: (For purchase) Booklet explains how to hold a supplier workshop with first tier suppliers to uncover ways of improving environmental/cost/quality performance across organizations.
Source: Axis Performance Advisors, Inc.
The Natural Step (TNS) in Australia
Abstract: The Australia TNS has a personal learning course in which TNS implementers “tutor” others in implementing this standard for sustainability.
Source: The Natural Step Environmental Institute Australia
Abstract: Supports organizations interested in using The Natural Step framework for sustainability and has a peer learning group network and a "sustainability coach" contracted through the US Environmental Protection Agency.
Source: Oregon Natural Step Network (Portland, OR)
Public Entity Environmental Management System Resource Center (The PEER Center)
Abstract: The PEER Center provides EMS guidance, tools, and training, and links you to real-life mentors, technical assistance, and problem-solving strategies.
Source: U.S Environmental Protection Agency