Green Seal is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1989, dedicated to safeguarding health and the environment. It provides credible, science-based environmental standards and certification for products, services and companies in a fair and transparent process. Green Seal uses a life-cycle approach to ensure tangible reductions in the whole environmental footprint. The Green Seal is only awarded after a rigorous evaluation, including an on-site audit. Green Seal values partnerships with organizations who share a similar mission.