IDOC Receives National Award for Sustainability


Indianapolis, IN (November 5, 2012) – Correctional practitioners from across the country gathered in Plainfield, IN last week for the Second National Symposium on Sustainability in Corrections, co-hosted by GreenPrisons and the Indiana Department of Correction, to learn about and discuss the utilization of sustainable products and services in the corrections profession.
During the conference, GreenPrisons presented Indiana Department of Correction’s (IDOC) Commissioner Bruce Lemmon with the first-ever Rees-Stalder National Award for Sustainability in Corrections. The award recognizes the IDOC’s efforts toward creating sustainable practices across all state facilities and for its close collaboration with GreenPrisons, supporting the organization’s efforts to promote sustainability in corrections. Read More...