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Cradle to Cradle Certified® has gained recognition for its comprehensive quality.
Cradle to Cradle Certified® is recognized as a preferred product certification by many leading brands, organizations and sustainability standards.
Cradle to Cradle Certified products are featured in Amazon’s Climate Pledge Friendly Program to help make it easy for customers to discover and shop for more sustainable products.
The Climate Pledge Friendly label enables Amazon customers to find products that have earned one or more sustainability certifications recognized by the program. To select the certifications, Amazon evaluated hundreds of external sustainability certifications and organizations that have demonstrated environmentally related sustainability benefits.
For detailed information on the program qualification criteria, visit amazon.com/ClimatePledgeFriendly
BREEAM-NL 2014v1.0 rewards the use of Cradle to Cradle Certified® products in two different credits. For the credit ‘Construction Materials’, points can be earned with the significant reduction of the environmental impact of used construction materials. The credit ‘Responsible Sourcing’ awards points for the use of responsibly sourced construction materials. More >>
CITY & COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO
The City & County of San Francisco require all carpet and adhesives installed in city-funded construction projects be Cradle to Cradle Certified®. Carpet tiles must be Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver or higher, and adhesives must have a Material Health Certificate at the Bronze level or higher. More >>
THE HOME DEPOT
The Home Depot Eco Options program is a voluntary program that recognizes products that have less of an environmental impact than comparable products in five categories: energy efficiency, water conservation, healthy home, clean air and sustainable forestry. The program allows Home Depot to track environmental product improvements and promote environmentally preferred products to store associates and customers.
Suppliers may now use Cradle to Cradle Certified® and the Material Health Certificate from the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute at an achievement level of Silver or higher in the material health category to qualify for the program. More >>
LEED has recognized Cradle to Cradle Certified® products to earn points towards LEED certification within the v4 MR credit: Building Product Disclosure and Optimization More >>
Companies that focus on sustainability and have a Cradle to Cradle Certified® product are eligible for a Rabobank Impact Loan, a business loan with a reduced interest rate. More >>
RESPONSIBLE PURCHASING NETWORK
The Responsible Purchasing Network (RPN) recommends speciality and consumer disinfectants and cleaners certified Cradle to Cradle at the Silver level and above. Cradle to Cradle Certified® is one of four multi-attribute certifications recognized by RPN, an international network of buyers dedicated to socially responsible and environmentally sustainable purchasing. More >>
STARS, A PROGRAM OF AASHE
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) program recognizes Cradle to Cradle Certified® products in its criteria for sustainable cleaning and sustainable procurement for higher education institutions. AASHE STARs is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.
The Cradle to Cradle Certified Product Standard has been recognized by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in its Recommendations of Specifications, Standards, and Ecolabels for Federal Purchasing.
Cradle to Cradle Certified® is recommended at the highest level across seven building materials and construction product categories, including: adhesives, carpet, ceiling tiles (acoustical), fiberboard and wallboard, flooring, insulation and interior latex paint. Cradle to Cradle Certified is also recommended at the highest level for furniture. More >>
Walgreens/Boots Alliance is working to enable consumers to make informed choices by encouraging suppliers to obtain credible certifications (including third-party certifications such as EPA Safer Choice and Cradle to Cradle Certified®) and to make it easy for consumers to find these more sustainable products. More >>
Through the company’s Committment to Sustainable Chemistry, Walmart encourages the use of Cradle to Cradle Certified® Silver and above certification.