VESP Recognition Levels & Members

Copper Level 

One-time recognition issued annually for partnerships, collaborations or regulated facilities that have completed a project that resulted in measurable improvements to the environment | View Member Listing > 

Bronze Level

Three-year recognition available to regulated facilities that don't have any violations on record with any environmental regulatory agency within the past three years. Recipients must maintain this compliance record while a member of the program | View Member Listing > 

Silver Level *

Three-year recognition available to organizations that have made a measurable environmental improvement and commits to measure continuous improvement while a member of the program | View Member Listing > 

Gold Level *

Three-year recognition available to organizations that have met the Silver Level standard and commits to develop and maintain an Environmental Management System (EMS) within three years of membership in the program | View Member Listing > 

Platinum Level *

Three-year recognition available to any facility or organization that has met the Gold Level standard, has a functioning EMS with at least one fully completed audited EMS cycle, and commits to community outreach | View Member Listing > 

* An additional designation of "Superior Compliance History" is available to regulated facilities that have not had an environmental violation within three years of application and while a member of the VESP.