Delivering a positive impact. Leading by example.
USPS has long been a sustainability leader through a variety of policies and programs, including recycling and renewable energy initiatives.
We offer several sustainability services to our customers who are interested in reducing their impact on the environment related to their mailing activities.
Getting the lead out. USPS test hydrogen fuel cells.
Lean Green Teams find ways to save energy and be more resource efficient.
Our lobby recycling program has containers to discard mail for recycling after you’re finished with it.
The Climate Registry empowers North American organizations to reduce greenhouse gases (GHGs) by helping them measure, report, and verify their carbon footprints.SmartWay
The SmartWay Transport Partnership is a business organization administered by the US Environmental Protection Agency designed to encourage businesses to manage logistics in an environmentally responsible way.Preserving resources
USPS participates in WasteWise (an EPA sustainable management effort), which promotes the use and reuse of materials more productively over their entire life cycles.