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Sustainability at Work

Providing free tools and expertise to achieve your goals

Phone: 503-823-7037

Email: sustainabilityatwork@portlandoregon.gov

Northwest Evaluation Association

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Founded by educators nearly 40 years ago, Northwest Evaluation Association™ (NWEA™) is a global not-for-profit educational services organization known for our flagship interim assessment, Measures of Academic Progress® (MAP®). Educators trust our assessments, professional development offerings, and research to help advance all students along their optimal learning path.

Achievements
Gold Certification

  • Extensive waste-reduction program includes compost, mixed recyclables, glass, electronics, compact fluorescent lamps, batteries & polystyrene recycling
  • Comprehensive alternative transportation options include 100% employer-paid Tri-Met passes for Portland staff, carpooling, ample bike storage (with onsite shower & locker facilities), Zipcar, Car2Go & onsite electric car charging stations
  • Green office management practices include power-saving settings on electronics, sustainable purchasing practices (such as using post-consumer content products) & default double-sided printing
  • Energy-efficient programmable digital HVAC & lighting controls
  • Green cleaning & integrated pest management program
  • Two levels of LEED Gold certification: Existing Building Operations & Maintenance, Commercial Interiors 

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recycling, compost and other waste bins
electric car charging station at NWEA
Location

121 NW Everett St Portland, OR 97209
503-624-1951
http://www.nwea.org