Healthcare Without Harm

The nation's leading networking organization for healthcare institutions that have made a commitment to sustainable and eco-friendly healthcare practices.   Visit

The US Green Building Council

A member-based organization dedicated to transforming the way buildings and communities are designed, built and operated, enabling an environmentally and socially responsible, healthy, and prosperous environment that improves the quality of life, the US Green Building Council runs the LEED green building program.   Visit

EarthShare Oregon

A non-profit organization dedicated to engaging people at their workplaces to support environmental causes in our communities, across Oregon, and around the world.  Visit

Friends of Marquam Nature Park

A community-based non-profit organization dedicated to conserving, maintaining and enhancing the resources of Marquam Nature Park through educating the public about it's unique beauty and history.  Their web site has trail maps and other information about how to get involved with this wonderful natural environment located right in OHSU's backyard.  Visit

Ecological Mail Coalition

A coalition developed to limit the amount of bulk mail being received by companies around the country, especially those addressed to employees no longer working with a particular company.  It saves paper and reduces carbon emissions associated with both paper production and transportation.  It also saves the labor time and costs associated with delivering and later disposing of bulk mail.  Visit

The Green Guide For Health Care

A best practices guide for sustainable building design, construction and operations for the health care industry.  It assists leader of health care institutions in promoting the health of patients, employees, and visitors, while also encouraging economic and efficient operations.  Visit