Environmental Leadership Program

Colorado ELP logoThe Environmental Leadership Program (ELP) is our statewide environmental recognition and reward program which offers benefits and incentives to members that voluntarily go beyond compliance with state and federal regulations and are committed to continual environmental improvement. 
Apply for ELP membership
There are three levels: gold, silver and bronze.
2019 ELP Company Profiles
See which companies are part of the program.
24 Karat Gold Winner
The 2019 Winner is Leprino Foods Company. Congratulations!
"What a Leader Is"
A song composed by local musician Chris Webb for the ELP. The link will open another tab hosted by Google Drive.

Public Comment for Potential Gold Leader Companies

New applications for Gold Leader recognition in the Environmental Leadership Program are subject to a 30 day public comment period. If you wish to provide a comment, please review the statements from each applicant. This comment period will close on August 7, 2020. Comments may be made by contacting the Environmental Leadership Program at (303) 692-3477 or by emailing lynette.myers@state.co.us.


Report metrics for 2019
Are you an ELP Member? Please report your metrics for 2019.

Forms, guidance and resources
Application forms, criteria (handbook), profile book.