Many people today are trying to live greener by choosing products that make a claim to be green or otherwise more environmentally friendly. However, it’s difficult to tell just by looking at the label if a product is truly green.

To feel more confident when shopping for earth-friendly and sustainable products, it’s helpful to learn more about standards and certification programs that are designed to help verify green labeling claims.

NSF’s sustainability staff has also put together tips to help green both your home and office workspace.