SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zoned Properties®, Inc. (ZDPY), a strategic real estate development firm whose primary mission is to provide real estate and sustainability services for the regulated cannabis industry, positioning the company for property acquisitions and revenue growth, today announced that the Company has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) as a member. Zoned Properties is the first real estate development member to join TSC, and will join over 100 TSC members that are leaders in their industries working to create more sustainable products for a sustainable planet.
TSC translates the best sustainability science into business tools that are used all over the world to create more sustainable consumer products. Zoned Properties is a strategic real estate development firm whose primary mission is to provide real estate and sustainability services for the regulated cannabis industry. Zoned Properties will work with TSC on bringing sustainable real estate development principles to sectors like agriculture, paper, pulp and forestry and general merchandise.
Euan Murray, TSC Chief Executive, states, "We would like to welcome Zoned Properties to our membership base and are looking forward to working with them to better understand the sustainability potential of emerging industries. Understanding the sustainability needs of future industries is important to make sure TSC stays on the front lines of sustainability measurement and reporting."
"We believe joining TSC will help elevate the sustainability discussion for the entire regulated cannabis industry and could provide the platform for actionable change and innovation. With the emergence and evolution of this new industry and the upcoming retailer participation, the TSC process and tools can help create the roadmap toward successful sustainability efforts," said Bryan McLaren, Chief Executive Officer of Zoned Properties.
Zoned Properties joins several other TSC members as leaders in their particular industry, signaling a need for sustainability action and measurement within that industry, and will be hosting a roundtable at the upcoming TSC Sustainability Summit in May related to sustainable development for the regulated cannabis industry. Founded in 2009, TSC celebrates 10 years of helping companies create more sustainable consumer products.
About Zoned Properties, Inc. (ZDPY):
Zoned Properties is a strategic real estate development firm whose primary mission is to provide real estate and sustainability services for clients in the regulated cannabis industry, positioning the company for real estate acquisitions and revenue growth. We intend to pioneer sustainable development for emerging industries, including the regulated cannabis industry. We are an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau, the U.S. Green Building Council, and the Forbes Real Estate Council. We focus on investing capital to acquire and develop commercial properties to be leased on a triple-net basis, and engaging clients that face zoning, permitting, development, and operational challenges. We provide development strategies and advisory services that could potentially have a major impact on cash flow and property value. We do not grow, harvest, sell or distribute cannabis or any substances regulated under United States law such as the Controlled Substance Act of 1970, as amended (the "CSA").
The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) is a global organization transforming the consumer goods industry to deliver more sustainable consumer products. We are dedicated to improving the sustainability of consumer products. Our members and partners include manufacturers, retailers, suppliers, service providers, NGOs, civil society organizations, governmental agencies and academics. Each member brings valuable perspectives and expertise. TSC convenes our diverse stakeholders to work collaboratively to build science-based decision tools and solutions that address sustainability issues that are materially important throughout a product's supply chain and lifecycle. TSC also offers a portfolio of services to help drive effective implementation. The Sustainability Consortium has more than 100 members and there are over 2,000 users of TSC tools worldwide; it convenes more than 200 global organizations annually over an average of 75 networking opportunities. Formed in 2009, TSC is jointly administered by Arizona State University and the University of Arkansas. It also has a European office at Wageningen University and Research, and a Chinese office in Tianjin, China. For more information visit www.sustainabilityconsortium.org.