TRUE projects

TRUE helps turn waste into savings.

The TRUE Zero Waste 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.

304 million +

Total gross square feet of space registered or certified with TRUE. Nearly 150 projects across nearly 30 states and 12 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 Zero Waste certification, complete the registration form and email it to us at [email protected].

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