Sample Environmental Mission Statements

Consider the following goals of the Neighborhood Environmental Partners Program when developing your environmental mission statement.

  • Continuous environmental improvement
  • Environmental community service
  • Commitment to environmental mentoring
  • Strong partnerships with neighbors, business and community
Your mission statement may include all or some of the following environmental components:

  • Articulate your environmental mission and goals.
  • Emphasize continuous environmental improvement.
  • Promote reuse, reduce and recycling.
  • Commit to communication and interaction with the public.
  • Emphasize compliance with relevant environmental laws and regulations.
Several example environmental mission statements are listed below. You can use these examples as a starting point to create your own facility-specific mission statement.

Example Mission Statements

  • We are committed to working locally to improve the social, economical and environmental well being of our community.
  • Our goal is to foster partnerships that will enhance our local economy using environmental improvements that create cleaner safer neighborhoods.
  • We are committed to working with area businesses, community groups and our neighbors to improve the place we live in and do business by implementing environmental projects that benefit our community socially and economically.
  • Our goal is to improve the environment in our community by working with area businesses, community leaders and our neighbors to create a clean and safe place to live and work.
  • We are committed to improving the local environment in our community by fostering partnerships with area businesses, community leaders and our neighbors to create a cleaner, safe place to live and work.
  • We are committed to a sustainable future and to improving the social, economic and environmental well being of the community.
  • We are dedicated to environmental improvements that foster a sustainable future and lead to social and economical improvements in the community we do business.
  • Our mission is to improve the environmental quality of our community by partnering with area businesses, community leaders and neighbors to work together to create a clean and safe place to live and work for future generations.
  • Our mission is to create cleaner safer neighborhoods in which we live by working together with our neighbors to improve our local environmental quality.