Apply the Natural Step principles to support our quality of life, creating objectives, practices & actions that guide Greenville’s citizens toward a sustainable
THE FOUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABILITY
To enlist our citizen’s commitment to:
• Reduce our dependence on fossil fuels, scarce metals & minerals.
• Reduce our dependence on chemicals & synthetic substances that accumulate in nature.
• Reduce our encroachment on nature (e.g., land, water, air, wildlife, forests, and wetlands).
• Meet our community’s basic needs fairly & efficiently (e.g., economic, social, & environmental).
SLOGAN: Green it like you mean it!