Mission:
To apprise Facility Management Professional of educational opportunities and informal resources that will aid them in the identification and implementation of sustainable practices.

Invitation:
You are invited to join the San Diego Chapter’s Sustainability Committee, open to all members who have an interest in promoting Sustainable practices for buildings.

Purpose and Intent:

  1. Provide guidance and present a united front for chapter sustainability activities
  2. Act as advocate for chapter and member sustainability initiatives
  3. Prepare materials for the chapter’s web site and newsletters
  4. Stay consistent and true to the ethics and purposes of IFMA and the chapter
  5. Liaison with Education Committee pertaining to the SFP credential training

Roles and Responsibilities:
Chair:      Mike O’Brien


Sustainability Resources: The following list is a compilation of sustainability resources available on the Internet. We are always looking for additional resources to share with our members.

IFMA International

http://www.ifma.org/resources/sustainability/

News and General Information

http://greensource.construction.com/ – McGraw Hill’s website for sustainable design

Government Organizations

http://www.iclei.org/ – Local Governments for Sustainability

http://www.epa.gov/sustainability/ – USEPA

City of San Diego

 

Business/Economics

http://www.ceres.org/ – Investor & Business Leadership in Sustainability

http://www.sustainability-index.com/

Transportation

http://www.verdantix.com/ – sustainability analysis and information

Infrastructure

http://www.sustainableinfrastructure.org/

Consulting and Services

http://www.bsr.org/

Water

http://www.gemi.org/water/

http://water.usgs.gov/watuse/

San Diego County Water Authority

Business Organizations

http://www.wbcsd.org/home.aspx

https://www.globalreporting.org/Pages/default.aspx

http://www.sustainabilityconsortium.org/members/

Air/Greenhouse Gases

http://www.ghgprotocol.org/

http://www.arb.ca.gov/homepage.htm

http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/emissions/ghgrulemaking.html

https://www.cdproject.net/en-US/Pages/HomePage.aspx

Waste Management/Recycling

http://www.chwmeg.org/

http://www.swana.org/

http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/index.htm

http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/

http://www.americanerecycling.org/

Energy

www.eia.gov

http://energy.gov/

http://www.aeecenter.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageID=3351

Energy Star