Community Benefits

  • Job creation
  • Improved tax base
  • Improved business attraction, expansion, and retention
  • Improved quality of life
  • Community pride
  • Reduced infrastructure development costs

Economic Benefits to Partners

  • Higher profitability
  • Enhanced market image, LEED certified
  • Improved efficiency
  • Access to financing
  • Greater regulatory flexibility
  • Reduction of operating costs
  • Additional income from sale of by-products
  • Reduction of infrastructure and disposal costs
  • Reduction of transportation costs
  • Reduction of environmental liability
  • Improved public image
  • Increased employee profitability

Environmental Benefits

  • Reduced air emission and improved community health
  • Reduction of surface and groundwater contamination
  • Water conservation
  • Reduced greenhouse gas emissions
  • Promote the concept of “reduce, reuse, recycle, recover”
  • Improved resource conservation
  • Green technology development
  • Regeneration from brown to green space