It has been almost ten years since I worked at Patagonia, but to this day I continue to take great interest in their and environmental practices.

Recently, Patagonia’s Service Center became the first private company in the nation to receive for its recent level Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

According to the press release, “the company received real property abatements from the Commission on of 50 percent over the next 10 years for the of its distribution center.”

It is pretty darn cool that this is happening right here in Reno, Nevada.

This  does a great job of illustrating the measures has taken to diminish their environmental impact as much as possible. Thanks David for pointing me to it!

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2 thoughts on “Patagonia”

  1. Jane Day is a Movie Star!!

    I see stuff like that I’m torn between envy and feeling shitty for not doing enough, or for working for a company that is a water and energy sink.

    Then I wonder when the next clearance sale is.


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