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                                                Trade
          American Institute of Architects                    http://www.aia.org/susn_rc_default
      2                                       Association                                                                                                                                         2/1/2009

          American Society of Interior          Trade
                                                              http://www.asid.org/knowledge/Sustainable+Design.htm
          Designers                           Association                                                                            general information on sustainability and green
      3                                                                                                                              design, multiple links to resources available online.        2/1/2009
        American Society of Landscape           Trade
                                                              www.il-asla.org
      4 Architects                            Association                                                                                                                                         2/1/2009
        Building Green—Publishers of
                                               Publication    http://www.buildinggreen.com/
      5 Environmental Building News                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009

          Center for Maximum Potential
                                                  NGO         http://www.cmpbs.org/publications/BuildingProductDesign/index.html
          Building Systems
      6                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009
        Center for Resourceful Building
                                                  NGO         http://www.crbt.org/handcrafted2.asp
      7 Technology                                                                                                                                                                                2/1/2009

          Oikos Green Building Source        Web Resource http://oikos.com/library/index.html
      8                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          U.S. Green Building Council             NGO         http://www.usgbc.org/
      9                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Chicago Climate Exchange                NGO         http://www.chicagoclimatex.com/
     10                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Act on Energy                           NGO         http://www.actonenergy.net
     11                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Alliance to Save Energy                 NGO         http://www.ase.org/
     12                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009
        American Council for an Energy-
                                                  NGO         www.aceee.org
     13 Efficient Economy                                                                                                                                                                         2/1/2009
                                                              http://www.ases.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=16 Referrals to Solar Installers/rebates/incentives and
          American Solar Energy Society           NGO         2&Itemid=7
     14                                                                                                                           lots of other info on how to go solar                           2/1/2009
          Buying Guide - Understanding
                                           Web Resource       http://www.doityourself.com/stry/energyratings
     15   Energy Efficient Ratings                                                                                                                                                                2/1/2009
          Center for Renewable Energy
          and Sustainable Technology:
                                               NGO            http://www.repp.org/energyenvironment/index.html
          Renewable Energy Policy Project                                                                                            lots of information on renewable energy and
     16   (CREST/REPP)                                                                                                               sustainable technologies.                                    2/1/2009
          Center for Small Business & the
                                               NGO            http://www.aboutcsbe.org/greening.html
     17   Environment                                                                                                                                                                             2/1/2009
     18   Clean Edge                       Web Resource       http://www.cleanedge.com/                                                                                                           2/1/2009
          Database of State Incentives for
          Renewables and Efficiency         Government        http://www.dsireusa.org/
     19   (DSIRE)                                                                                                                                                                                 2/1/2009
          DOE Industrial Technologies
                                            Government        http://www1.eere.energy.gov/industry/
     20   Program                                                                                                                                                                                 2/1/2009

          Energy Efficiency and Renewable                                                                                            info from U.S. Dept of Energy (DOE): basic
                                              Government      http://www.eere.energy.gov/
                                                                                                                                     information on the full spectrum of renewable energy
          Energy Clearinghouse
     21                                                                                                                              technologies and energy-efficiency opportunities.            2/1/2009
     22 Energy-efficient Computing           Web Resource http://government.hp.com/content_detail.asp?contentid=1091                                                                              2/1/2009




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                                                                                                                                     information on solar and energy-efficient buildings
     23
          Florida Solar Energy Center             NGO         http://www.fsec.ucf.edu/en/
                                                                                                                                     chiefly in hot, humid climates.                                2/1/2009
          General Technical Overview of                       http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=power_mgt.pr_power_managem
                                              Government      ent
     24   Power Management                                                                                                                                                                          2/1/2009
          Illinois Clean Energy Community
                                                  NGO         http://www.illinoiscleanenergy.org/
     25   Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                2/1/2009
          Lawrence Berkeley National
                                              Government      http://www.lbl.gov/
     26   Laboratory                                                                                                                                                                                2/1/2009
          Midwest Energy Efficiency
                                                  NGO         http://www.mwalliance.org/
     27   Alliance                                                                                                                                                                                  2/1/2009
     28   Rocky Mountain Institute                NGO         http://www.rmi.org/                                                                                                                   2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                     information on efficient building techniques, especially
     29
          Southface Energy Institute              NGO         http://www.southface.org/
                                                                                                                                     relevant to hot climates.                                      2/1/2009
     30 U.S. Dept of Energy                   Government      http://www.energy.gov/                                                                                                                2/1/2009
          U.S. Energy Information
                                              Government      http://www.eia.doe.gov/
     31 Administration                                                                                                                                                                              2/1/2009
     32 U.S. Energy Star Program              Government      http://www.energystar.gov/                                                                                                            2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                     Established in 1995, AccountAbility is the leading
                                                                                                                                     international non-profit institute that brings together
          AccountAbility                          NGO         www.accountability.org.uk
                                                                                                                                     members and partners from business, civil society
     33                                                                                                                              and the public sector from across the world                    2/1/2009
        Coalition For Environmentally
                                           NGO                http://www.ceres.org
     34 Responsible Economies                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009
        Environmental Accounting -- An
                                                              http://www.fsn.co.uk/channel_kpi_environment/environmental_accountin
        Activity Based Costing (ABC)    Web Resource          g_an_activity_based_costing_approach.htm
     35 Approach                                                                                                                                                                                    2/1/2009
        Environmental Accounting Online
                                        Web Resource          http://learning.c2p2online.com/
     36 Training Tool                                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                     software packages: LEAP: Energy-Environment
          Environmental Accounting                                                                                                   Planning
          Software Recommended by the             NGO         http://www.tellus.org/software/                                        WEAP: Water Planning
          Tellus Institute                                                                                                           PoleStar: Sustainability Planning
     37                                                                                                                              WastePlan: Solid Waste Planning                                2/1/2009

          Natural Capitalism Solutions            NGO         http://www.natcapsolutions.org/resources.htm
     38                                                                                                                                                                                             2/1/2009
        Toshiba: Environmental
                                             Web Resource http://www.toshiba.co.jp/env/en/management/account.htm
     39 Accounting                                                                                                                                                                                  2/1/2009

          10 Ways to Go Green and Save
                                                  NGO         http://www.worldwatch.org/node/3915
          Green
     40                                                                                                                                                                                             2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                     The BEES (Building for Environmental and Economic
                                                                                                                                     Sustainability) software brings to your fingertips a
                                                                                                                                     powerful technique for selecting cost-effective,
                                                                                                                                     environmentally-preferable building products.
          BEES (Building for Environmental
                                              Government      http://www.bfrl.nist.gov/oae/software/bees/                            Developed by the NIST (National Institute of
          and Economic Sustainability)                                                                                               Standards and Technology) Building and Fire
                                                                                                                                     Research Laboratory the tool is based on consensus
                                                                                                                                     standards and designed to be practical, flexible, and
     41                                                                                                                              transparent.                                                   2/1/2009




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          Coopamerica - Resources for         Trade
                                                            http://www.coopamerica.org
          Consumers & Businesses            Association
     42                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Cradle to Cradle Certification        NGO         http://www.c2ccertified.com
     43                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Electronic Product Environmental
                                           Web Resource http://www.epeat.net
          Assessment Tool (EPEAT)
     44                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

                                              Trade
          Electronics TakeBack Coalition                    http://www.computertakeback.com/
                                            Association
     45                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          EnviroMedia Greenwashing Index Web Resource http://greenwashingindex.com/
     46                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Environmentally Preferable
                                            Government      http://www.epa.gov/epp/index.htm
          Purchasing (EPP)
     47                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Federal Electronics Challenge     Government      http://www.federalelectronicschallenge.net
     48                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

                                              Trade
          Forest Stewardship Council                        http://www.fscus.org/
                                            Association
     49                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Gas Appliance Manufacturers         Trade         http://www.gamanet.org/gama/publications.nsf/vAllPublicationsWeb?Ope
          Association                       Association     nView
     50                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Green Guide: Products A-Z        Web Resource http://www.thegreenguide.com/products/
     51                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Green Office                     Web Resource http://www.thegreenoffice.com/
     52                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

                                                            http://www.p2ric.org/topichubs/index.cfm?page=toc&hub_id=13&subsec_
          Green Procurement Topic Hub      Web Resource id=7
     53                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Green Seal                            NGO         http://www.greenseal.org/index.cfm
     54                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009

          Greener Electronics                   NGO         http://www.greenpeace.org/international/campaigns/toxics/electronics   Includes link to most recent version of Greenpeace's
     55                                                                                                                            Guide to Greener Electronics                               2/1/2009

          Guide to Buying Green Office
                                           Web Resource http://www.business.com/guides/buying-green-officesupplies-1386/
          Supplies (Business.com)
     56                                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009




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          Online Guide to Energy-Efficient
                                                  NGO         http://www.aceee.org/ogeece/ch5_office.htm
          Commercial Equipment
     57                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Scientific Certification Systems   Web Resource http://www.scscertified.com/
     58                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009
                                                Trade
          Chemical Education Foundation                       http://chemed.org/Industry_Links.html                                 http://chemed.org/Bulletins.html?mode=preview
     59                                       Association                                                                                                                                         2/1/2009
     60 Indoor Air Quality Council               NGO          http://www.iaqcouncil.org                                                                                                           2/1/2009
          Carnegie-Mellon Green Design
                                                  NGO         http://www.ce.cmu.edu/GreenDesign/education/courses.html
     61 Institute                                                                                                                                                                                 2/1/2009

          National Envronmental Education
                                              Government      http://www.neefusa.org/
          and Training Foundation
     62                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Center for Environmental
                                                  NGO         http://www.celb.org/xp/CELB/strategies/
          Leadership in Business
     63                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Chicago Sustainable Business
                                                  NGO         http://csba.foresightdesign.org/
          Alliance
     64                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

                                                                                                                                    The Centre for Business Relationships,
                                                                                                                                    Accountability, Sustainability and Society exists to
          Economic & Social Research
                                                                                                                                    understand and promote the vital issues of
          Council: Centre for Business
                                                  NGO         http://www.brass.cf.ac.uk/                                            sustainability, accountability and social responsibility,
          Relationships, Accountability,                                                                                            through research into key business relationships. The
          Sustainability & Society (BRASS)                                                                                          Centre pursues a research agenda based on
                                                                                                                                    academic excellence, relevance to main user groups
     65                                                                                                                             and accessibility in dissemination                            2/1/2009

          GreenBiz.com                       Web Resource http://www.greenbiz.com/
     66                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Greening Advisor                        NGO         http://www.nrdc.org/enterprise/greeningadvisor/
     67                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Greening Your Business: A                           http://www.greenbiz.com/resources/resource/greeningyour-business-a-
                                             Web Resource primer-smaller-companies
          Primer for Smaller Companies
     68                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          ISO 14000 Environmental
                                                  NGO         http://www.iso.org/iso/iso_14000_essentials
          Certification
     69                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Pollution Prevention Resource
                                                  NGO         http://www.p2rx.org/
          Exchange
     70                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009

          Pollution Prevention Roundtable         NGO         http://www.p2.org/
     71                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009




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          What is P2 Planning?
                                             Web Resource http://www.ec.gc.ca/NOPP/P2TUT/en/planning/index_e.html
          (Environment Canada)
     72                                                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009

                                                              http://www.consulting.xerox.com/flash/thoughtleaders/suscalc/xeroxCalc.
          Xerox Sustainability Calculator    Web Resource html
     73                                                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                          BNA is the foremost publisher of print and electronic
                                                                                                                                          news, analysis, and reference products, providing
          Bureau of National Affairs (BNA)     Publication    http://www.bna.com/                                                         intensive coverage of legal and regulatory
                                                                                                                                          developments for decision makers in business and
     74                                                                                                                                   government                                                  2/1/2009
        Business and Sustainable
                                                  NGO         http://www.bsdglobal.com/tools/bt.asp
     75 Development Global Guide                                                                                                                                                                      2/1/2009
        Center for Neighborhood
                                                  NGO         http://www.cnt.org/toolbox
     76 Technology (CNT)                                                                                                                                                                              2/1/2009
                                                              http://egov.cityofchicago.org/city/webportal/portalDeptCategoryAction.do?
                                                              BV_SessionID=@@@@0426602584.1233056681@@@@&BV_Engine
          Chicago Dept of the Environment     Government      ID=ccceadeggdihkljcefecelldffhdfhm.0&deptCategoryOID=-
                                                              536887205&contentType=COC_EDITORIAL&topChannelName=Dept&e
     77                                                       ntityName=Environment&deptMainCategoryOID=-536887205                                                                                    2/1/2009
     78 Environmental News Bits              Web Resource     http://lib.wmrc.uiuc.edu/enb/                                                                                                           2/1/2009
                                                              http://action.foe.org/content.jsp?content_KEY=2663&t=2007_General-
     79
          Friends of the Earth                    NGO         Campaign-Template.dwt                                                                                                                   2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                          For more than fifteen years, GETF has brought
          Global Environmental Technology                                                                                                 industry, government and communities together to
                                                  NGO         http://www.getf.org/ourwork/
                                                                                                                                          address environmental challenges with innovative
          Foundation
     80                                                                                                                                   solutions                                                   2/1/2009
          Great Lakes Regional Pollution
                                              Government      http://www.glrppr.org/
     81   Prevention Roundtable                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009
          Greatest Hits of Cleaner
                                             Web Resource http://www.cleanerproduction.com/hits/greatest.htm
     82   Production …”                                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009
     83   Green @ Work Today                 Web Resource http://www.greenatworktoday.com/                                                                                                            2/1/2009
          Natural Resources Defense
                                                  NGO         http://www.nrdc.org/greenbusiness/
     84   Council                                                                                                                                                                                     2/1/2009
     85   Union of Concerned Scientists           NGO         http://www.ucsusa.org/                                                                                                                  2/1/2009
          Green Cleaning Pollution
                                              Government      http://ofee.gov/janitor/index.asp
     86   Prevention Calculator                                                                                                                                                                       2/1/2009
          Green Janitorial Products and
          Services (Office of the Federal     Government      http://www.ofee.gov/gp/greenjanitorial.html
     87   Environmental Executive)                                                                                                                                                                    2/1/2009

          Green Your Office                  Web Resource http://www.greenyour.com/office
     88                                                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009
        How to Go Green at Work (Planet
                                                  NGO         http://planetgreen.discovery.com/go-green/green-work/index.html
     89 Green)                                                                                                                                                                                        2/1/2009
                                                              http://www.greenyour.com/office/officeoperations/janitorial-and-
          Janitorial and Cleaning            Web Resource     cleaning/tips?category=9470
     90                                                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009
        Toil Conservation: How to Green
                                             Web Resource     http://www.grist.org/advice/how/2008/07/08/index.html?source=rss
     91 Your Day Job                                                                                                                                                                                  2/1/2009
                                                              http://portal.acs.org/portal/acs/corg/content?_nfpb=true&_pageLabel=PP
                                                Trade
          American Chemical Society                           _PUBLICATIONS&node_id=85&use_sec=false&__uuid=52f277d7-5b3d-
     92                                       Association     49f9-adb5-92c5ad1c3c0c                                                                                                                  2/1/2009




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           Biomimicry Institute                      NGO          http://www.biomimicryinstitute.org/
     93                                                                                                                                                                                                    2/1/2009
        Center for Alternative Design                             http://www.cat.org.uk/information/info_content.tmpl?sku=info_is&subdir=i
                                                     NGO          nformation
     94 (CAT)                                                                                                                                                                                              2/1/2009

           Centre for Sustainable Design             NGO          http://www.cfsd.org.uk/seeba/general/tools.htm
     95                                                                                                                                                                                                    2/1/2009

           Life-Cycle Assessment Links          Web Resource      http://www.life-cycle.org/
     96                                                                                                                                                                                                    2/1/2009
        Lowell Center For Sustainable
                                                     NGO          http://www.sustainableproduction.org/
     97 Production                                                                                                                                                                                         2/1/2009
     98 BioCycle                                  Publication     http://www.jgpress.com/biocycle.htm                                        A journal of composting and recycling.                        2/1/2009

           Chicago Waste to Profit Network           NGO          http://www.wastetoprofit.org/
     99                                                                                                                                                                                                    2/1/2009
         International Society for Industrial
                                                     NGO          http://www.is4ie.org/
     100 Ecology                                                                                                                                                                                           2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                             Information on how to recycle common (and not-so-
         Internet Consumer Recycling
                                                Web Resource Internet Consumer Recycling Guide                                               common) wastes. Also includes an index to local
     101 Guide                                                                                                                               recycling centers.                                            2/1/2009
         Lamp Disposal, Recycling &
                                                Web Resource http://www.gelighting.com/na/business_lighting/faqs/disposal.htm
     102 Environmental (FAQ)                                                                                                                                                                               2/1/2009
     103 LampRecycle.org                             NGO          http://www.lamprecycle.org/                                                                                                              2/1/2009
     104 National Recycling Coalition                NGO          http://www.nrc-recycle.org/consumers.aspx                                  Provides information on the recycling industry.               2/1/2009

           Pentel Recycology - The Science
                                           Web Resource http://www.recycology.pentel.com/
           of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
     105                                                                                                                                                                                                   2/1/2009
     106 Resource Recycling                       Publication     Resource Recycling                                                     A trade magazine on recycling and composting.                     2/1/2009
           Think E-Green: Delete and                              http://www.beststuff.com/computers/think-e-greendelete-and-donate-old-
                                                     NGO          computers.html
     107 Donate Old Computers                                                                                                                                                                              2/1/2009

           Illinois EPA for Small Business       Government       http://www.epa.state.il.us/small-business/publications.html
     108                                                                                                                                                                                                   2/1/2009
           U.S. Environmental Protection
                                                 Government       http://www.epa.gov/epahome/business.htm
     109   Agency                                                                                                                                                                                          2/1/2009
           IL Sustainable Technology
                                                 Government       http://www.istc.illinois.edu
     110   Center                                                                                                                                                                                          2/1/2009
           Working From Home Makes
                                                Web Resource http://www.treehugger.com/files/2008/10/workingfrom-home.php
     111   More Sense Than Ever                                                                                                                                                                            2/1/2009
           Alliance of Hazardous Materials         Trade          http://www.netforumachmm.org/eweb/StartPage.aspx?site=061128ACH
     112   Professionals                         Association      M                                                                                                                                        2/1/2009
           Mercury Containing Light Bulb                          http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/hazard/wastetypes/uniersal/lamps/index.ht
                                                 Government       mv
     113   (Lamp) Recycling                                                                                                                                                                                2/1/2009
                                                                                                                                             see Professional & Technical Resources:
                                                                                                                                             WaterWiser: The Water Efficiency Clearinghouse, an
           American Water Works                    Trade                                                                                     information service sponsored by the American Water
                                                                  http://www.awwa.org/index.cfm
           Association                           Association                                                                                 Works Association in cooperation with the U.S.
                                                                                                                                             Environmental Protection Agency and the Bureau of
     114                                                                                                                                     Reclamation                                                   2/1/2009
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