TRUE Zero Waste Rating System

Facilities achieve TRUE Zero Waste certification by attaining at least 31 out of 81 credit points on the TRUE Zero Waste scorecard and meeting 7 minimum program requirements. The rating system outlines these certification requirements and credits in detail, and includes important program information.


Guide to TRUE Zero Waste Certification

Overview of the TRUE Zero Waste certification process, including eligibility and fees (PDF). Download and review this free document to determine your project’s eligibility, if all requirements can be achieved and which credits may be earned by current activities or by implementing new policies and practices.


TRUE Zero Waste Registration Form

To register your project for TRUE Zero Waste certification, download and complete this registration form and email it to [email protected]. Once you’ve submitted the registration form, you’ll receive the necessary information and guidance to complete the registration process. When the registration process is complete, GBCI will provide access to additional certification resources and forms to complete the submission and review process (including the scorecard).