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Biofuels- liquid fuels derived from plant materials.

Buy Fresh Buy Local- a program that’s goal is to make it easier for you to find, choose, and appreciate great local foods while supporting the farmers and lands that produce them.

(GBACPA) Green Building Association of Central Pennsylvania- promotes environmentally friendly design, construction, and operation of the constructed site.

(PASA) Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture- a non profit organization aiming at transforming agriculture and food systems in Pennsylvania to make farmers more viable, improve the land and restore the health and wellbeing of Pennsylvanians.

SSBN- Susquehanna Sustainable Business Network.

Sustainability- using methods, systems and materials that won’t deplete resources or harm natural cycles.