Stand out in the marketplace as an authentic green company and attract green consumers.
Your Green Business Certification is the first step to accessing the green market.
We believe every entrepreneur and business leader has the power to challenge business as usual. Our mission is to help small green businesses grow the new green economy from the ground up.
With over thirty years of experience, we offer one of the most comprehensive programs for small businesses committed to social and environmental responsibility.
Since 1982, Green America has certified green businesses that are committed to using business as a platform for social change. We look for entrepreneurs and business leaders who are solving social and environmental problems… by design.
By the Numbers
Over three decades of leadership
years of growing the green economy
industry standards for green business
years of the leading green business directory
What We Mean By Green
Our social AND environmental values set apart Green America’s Green Business Certification as the authentic trustmark for social enterprises.
Why Get Certified
Discover the benefits of earning your Green Business Certification from the nation’s leading green economy organization.
How To Get Certified
Our no-hassle, industry-specific certification experience is designed for small businesses. Follow these four steps to get certified.
Get listed in the nation’s leading green business directory — online, print, and mobile
Market your business through Green America’s national green consumer web sites, social media, and publications
Join thousands of your green business peers leading in social & environmental commitments
Reach new customers and
join thousands of your green business peers.
Join the Green Business Network
and earn your Green Business Certification.
Promote Your Certification
Members: Log in to your Member Portal
to review your Certification level.
Get resources to include your seal
wherever you promote your business.