TRUE projects

TRUE helps turn waste into savings.

The TRUE certification program is used by facilities to define, pursue and achieve their zero waste goals, cutting their carbon footprint and supporting public health. The certification goes beyond diversion numbers and focuses on the upstream policies and practices that make zero waste successful in any organization and beyond.

108 million +

Total gross square feet of space registered or certified with TRUE. More than 160 projects across 29 states and 13 countries are using TRUE.


TRUE certified spaces save money, cut greenhouse gases, manage risk, reduce litter and pollution, reinvest resources locally, create jobs and add more value for their company and community.

Ideal for:

Any physical facility and their operations, including buildings owned by: businesses, property managers schools, government agencies and nonprofits.

To register your project for TRUE certification, complete the online registration form. Contact us at [email protected] with any questions or to connect to a TRUE team member about your project.

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