Plastics Reduction Partner

Become a Plastics Reduction Partner

The Plastics Reduction Partner is a certification program for colleges and universities taking action to reduce the purchase and use of plastics on campus. 

Watch webinar to learn more about the New Plastics Reduction Partner Certification Program





Become a Certified Plastics Reduction Partner

There are three levels of certification:

  • Bronze (18-48 points): Introductory badge - your college or university is newer to the plastics reduction space, and trying to get the word out about the need for change.
  • Silver (49-74 points): Intermediate badge - your college or university is reducing plastics in practice, and your impact is visible campus-wide.
  • Green (75-100 points): Advanced level badge - your college or university is institutionally committed, and demonstrating leadership in the plastics reduction space as a true change agent.

Certification Framework - Four Action Categories:

  • Build Awareness
  • Support Behavior Change
  • Assess and Implement Operational Change
  • Demonstrate Institutional Leadership

Learn about the steps to certify