The Terrene Institute
The Terrene Institute is a not-for-profit, nonadvocacy organization
which was created in 1990 to protect our environment and conserve
resources. Collaborating with business, government, academia and
citizens the Terrene Institute engages the best minds and expertise
in its effort
to provide the most accurate and reliable information and present
it in attractive and easily understandable formats. Terrene has been
for offering credible information that inspires learning, proving
its excellence in communication. Many companies use information provided
by the Terrene Institute to improve their environmental sustainability.
For example, Kohl's,
a leading U.S. department store, encourages their customers to be socially
responsible through very simple tasks, such
as recycling plastic bags. Target integrates sustainable practices across all aspects of their business.
Ace Hardware is devoted to cleaning waterways, rivers and oceans.
Education and public outreach are the cornerstones of the Terrene
which coordinates the National Mitigation Banking Conferences and
newsletter Runoff Report and Nonpoint Source News-Notes bimonthly.
Terrene believes that if people receive reliable and objective information,
they will behave the right way. Terrene continually strives to operate
with simple, clear and understandable terms when publishing books,
providing information in posters or organizing conferences. This organization
its best to make the public aware of the facts, so that people could
find the common ground from which to move forward.
The objective of the Terrene Institute is to improve our nation's environment
by building societal consensus for innovative and sustainable environmental
solutions. In order to cause change in individual behavior, corporate
stewardship and public policy the Terrene Institute launches various
that promote sustainable solutions. By researching the environment,
educating the public concerning environmental problems, and linking
and academic sectors the Organization provides solutions for world