Sustainability Management Tools
Resource library providing specific tools, case studies, and opportunities to help progress the maturity of retail sustainability programs.
Tool for retail sustainability executives to identify the management practices that will drive improved corporate and environmental performance.
Sustainability Management Resources
RILA has developed a toolbox of resources to help retail finance teams understand the opportunities presented by sustainability.
Through the Landlord-Tenant Energy Partnership, RILA works with ICSC, IMT and PRSM to reduce leasing barriers for energy projects and reduce costs.
Considerations and resources for retailers regarding chemicals and toxics.
Identifies the role and value sustainability can play in retail merchandising.
Resources and considerations for retailers conducting materiality assessments.
Retail sustainability/CSR executives meet twice per year, plus monthly via conference call, to share leading practices and network.
A quick reference tool for retailers on the two major energy code models in the U.S.
Quick reference tool for retailers on DOE Appliance and Equipment Standards
A quick reference tool for retailers on U.S. lightbulb efficiency standards.
A quick reference tool for retailers on the energy efficiency laws and codes in the U.S.
Matrix summarizing recognition opportunities in areas available through third parties to showcase retail sustainability leadership.
Detailed Regulatory Resources
Summary of consumer bag legislation by state and local jurisdictions, including bans, taxes and requirements for both paper and plastic bags.
The rapid increase in consumer bag legislation has led to varying requirements and specifications across the country
Details on California regulations that require organics recycling with information on similar requirements in other jurisdictions.
State EPR or product stewardship legislation that have requirements for products such as carpet, batteries, and more. Also includes product bans.
An overview of recently introduced state EPR packaging legislation.