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July 2016 Newsletter: Think Global, Act Local

At Haftek Concrete Washout Systems, we believe that being a truly green firm dedicated to sustainability and making the world a better place starts in our backyard. That's why we actively support a variety of New Jersey based environmental organizations. These organization have many events and initiatives over this summer that you can participate and contribute. We encourage you to check them out! 


Hackensack Riverkeeper provide representation for the natural living resources of the Hackensack River. This representation is manifested in Hackensack Riverkeeper’s environmental advocacy, education and conservation programs. The focus of Hackensack Riverkeeper, Inc. is to protect and defend the environmental quality of the eco-system of the estuary, river and watershed and the quality of life for the people and other creatures that inhabit the Hackensack River watershed.


U.S. Green Building Council New Jersey (USGBC NJ) is at the forefront of changing the way buildings in our state are designed, built and operated. Our goal is to be a leader in promoting the benefits of more sustainable homes, offices, schools, hospitals, theaters, retail spaces and more. ”Green” building makes communities more environmentally responsible and better places to live, learn and work.


Jersey Water Works is a collaborative effort working to transform New Jersey's inadequate water infrastructure through sustainable, cost-effective solutions that provide communities with clean water and waterways; healthier, safer neighborhoods; local jobs; flood and climate resilience; and economic growth.


New Jersey Highlands Coalition represent a diverse network of organizations - small and large, local, regional, statewide and national - and individuals with the common goal to protect, enhance and restore the New Jersey Highlands and to preserve the quality and quantity of drinking water both for the 850,000 people in the Highlands as well as the more than 4.6 million people in Northern and Central New Jersey who depend on Highlands water.


New Jersey Future is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that brings together concerned citizens and leaders to promote responsible land-use policies. The organization employs original research, analysis and advocacy to build coalitions and drive land-use policies that help revitalize cities and towns, protect natural lands and farms, provide more transportation choices beyond cars, expand access to safe and affordable neighborhoods and fuel a prosperous economy. More recently, New Jersey Future has expanded its work to include local engagement and implementation, most notably in Sandy-affected communities.


Paterson SMART is a collaboration working to bring together community organizations,  community members, educators, researchers, developers and property owners to incorporate green infrastructure to generate multiple benefits derived from stormwater management techniques. Our primary goal is the establishment of green infrastructure to improve water quality and reduced combined sewer overflows (CSOs), using stormwater management, urban design, and education.


The Associated Construction Contractors of New Jersey (ACCNJ) is the recognized building, heavy, highway and utility chapter in New Jersey of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), the oldest and largest construction association in the nation. ACCNJ members are responsible for billions of dollars in public and private construction projects annually and employee tens of thousands of skilled craftworkers statewide. The contractors and construction managers that comprise ACCNJ are committed to quality, integrity, skill and responsibility in all aspects of the construction process.

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