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12 Traits "Beta-test" Version Released
June 2, 2010

12 Traits CoverAfter four years of development, GreeningUSA launched its "Beta-test" version of the 12 Traits© for Sustainable Communities on May 26th at its sixth Annual Meeting. The 12 Traits© is the most comprehensive rating system developed for communities to measure their successes, shortfalls, recognize strengths and weaknesses, and to make sense of how to prioritize future initiatives in their move to become truly sustainable.

Your participation is invited in one of three ways:

1.) The public comment period is open until September 30, 2010. Read and review the 12 Traits© Self-Assessment manual and give us your constructive feedback.

2.) Communities are being sought to act as "beta-testers" and complete the self-assessment by the end of this year. Contact us to get started.

3.) Expert Virtual Committees are being formed by those with specific expertise in any of the 12 Traits. If you or your organization are interested in volunteering for one of these committees, please contact us.

Download a PDF presentation outlining the new "Beta-test" version of the 12 Traits here. (no registration required)


- Register for the 12-Traits Self-Assessment


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