Government agencies play a critical role
in helping support sustainability. From the creation of the Office of the
Federal Environmental Executive to the South Carolina Resource Conservation
Challenge, government agencies of all sizes are looking for ways to reduce
their environmental impacts and encourage sustainable practices within
the community all the while remaining faithful stewards of taxpayer dollars.
This section provides links to government
resources that can assist those interested in incorporating sustainability
into their operations as well as examples of sustainable success stories
from South Carolina government agencies.
Landscapes / Successes
Disclaimer: The information
on the businesses, products, and organizations presented herein is provided
purposes only. The technical
descriptions and details expressed do not constitute an endorsement by
the South Carolina Sustainability Network. We have highlighted various
examples in which sustainable practices can be noted. There
are no guarantees, either
expressed or implied, regarding the completeness of this information.
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