Sustain Charlotte Honors CPCC

On April 22 (Earth Day), Sustain Charlotte hosted their 4th annual celebration of sustainability leadership. 100 nominees representing a diverse cross section of Charlotte area businesses, nonprofits, neighborhood organizations, government agencies, and residents were recognized. Sustainability

CPCC won FIRST PLACE in the Waste Reduction category due to its increase in recycling and its new food waste collection program.

CONGRATULATIONS CPCC! Keep up the good work!

Sustain Charlotte is a nonprofit organization helping to advance a region-wide sustainability movement by serving as a catalyst for change. Their mission is to inspire choices that lead to healthier and more vibrant communities across the Charlotte metro region for generations to come. http://www.sustaincharlotte.org/

The link to the awards press release is: http://www.sustaincharlotte.org/release_sustain_charlotte_announces_winners_of_2015_awards?utm_campaign=winners_announc&utm_medium=email&utm_source=sustaincharlotte

The CPCC Director of Energy and Sustainability Pam Metcalf, is engaged in sustainability and energy efficiency.  If you have suggestions, they can be emailed to Pamela.metcalf@cpcc.edu