What is Virginia Green?

     Virginia Green 

    Virginia Green is Virginia’s program to encourage green practices throughout the state’s tourism industry!

    Sandy recycles at the Virginia Aquarium! Sandy recycles at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center. 

    Recycling, Waste Reduction, Energy and Water Conservation

    All Virginia Green participants must have programs in place which address these environmental impacts.


    Virginia Green participants have “self-certified” that they are practicing the required green activities for their type of business.


    All Virginia Green participants are identified by the Virginia Green logo.

    Consumers Play a Major Role!

    Virginia Green asks environmentally-responsible customers to check on the participants and give constructive feedback


    Virginia Green is run in partnership between

    Virginia is for Lovers Department of Environmental Quality Virginia Hospitality and Travel Association  

    Facility Operators: Do You Want to Join Virginia Green? Go to the Virginia Green program website at the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality to learn more!

    TRAVEL GREEN! If you are looking to travel in Virginia, look for the Virginia Green logo!

Last Updated: 3/30/2012 2:21 PM
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