Environmental Management & Business Institute EMBI

Current Partners

Recent Student Intern Projects

Appleton Wastewater Treatment Plant – Capital project to address high and low strength waste unloading congestion
Aurora BayCare Medical Center – Assist with the development of energy efficiency projects & chair the energy team
Bellin Health (3) - Documentation and development of healthcare sustainability initiatives / energy efficiency
Bountiful Hope Farms – Operations and training in organic farming and product distribution
City of Neenah - Work on Bike Friendly Community application and research CO2 reduction initiatives
City of Port Washington (2) - Assist the Environmental Planning Committee and develop sustainability projects
Clean Water Action Council (2)- Assist with environmental policy development, membership outreach, event planning
Coating Excellence International (2)– Carbon footprint baseline development and assist with sustainability certification / environmental compliance
Cofrin Center for Biodiversity – Geotagging historical and archival materials
Eland Electric (Solar Division) – Solar projects operations training
Festival Foods – Development of a corporate wide composting mechanism
Green Bay Botanical Garden (2)– Development of a sharable business plan based on developed sustainability practices / educational material development
Green Bay Packaging – Development of an EMS (environmental management system) for a division
Habitat Restore (2) – Assist in all aspects of store operations, support sustainability through re-use
NEW Zero Waste Coalition – Website improvement and sustainability research
Nicolet National Bank – Energy reduction, recycling, and green practices
Pierce Manufacturing – Environmental compliance, recycling, and corporate sustainability reporting
Schreiber Foods - Supply chain sustainability and work with the zero waste group
ThedaCare (2)– Waste reduction and waste recycling initiatives
Town of Menasha, WI – Assist with special projects in the Community Development Department
UW-Green Bay Eco-Intern (Residence Life) Developing sustainability initiatives, recycling efforts & assessment
Victory Garden Initiative – Participating in community outreach as well urban farming development and operation
Village of Allouez – Development of a village farmers market
Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters – Managing database and engaging citizens
Wisconsin Public Service – Renewable energy education assistance
Zeus Recycling Solutions – Market research and assist in the launch of plastic film #4 recycling

Organizations That Have Sponsored EMBI Internships

  • Appleton Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • Aurora BayCare Medical Center
  • Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Bellin Hospital
  • Bountiful Hope Farms
  • Briess Malting and Ingredients Co.
  • Brown County Port and Solid Waste
  • Calumet County
  • City of Neenah
  • City of Port Washington
  • Clean Water Action Council
  • Coating Excellence
  • Cofrin Biodiversity Center
  • College of Menominee Nation
  • Domtar
  • Del Monte
  • Eggs & Bacon Mobile Food Truck
  • Festival Foods
  • GB Packers/Pro shop
  • GBMSD / NEW Water
  • Green Bay Botanical Garden
  • Green Bay Packaging
  • Habitat ReStore
  • Jakob Stiefel GMBH (Switzerland)
  • Lake Pewaukee Sanitary District
  • Manitowoc Winter Farmers Market
  • Mauthe Center
  • Nature's Way
  • Neenah Farmers Market
  • Nicolet Bank
  • NEW ERA 
  • New North
  • NEW Water
  • NEW Zero Waste Coalition
  • On Broadway
  • Oneida Tribe EH&S Eco-Services Dept
  • Oshkosh Corporation
  • Pierce Manufacturing
  • Schreiber Foods
  • Sea Grant
  • Shawano County Land Conservation Division
  • Skipper Buds
  • ThedaCare
  • Tosca Ltd
  • UWGB/EMBI Environmental Sustainability
  • UWGB / Lab Sciences
  • UWGB / Implementation of Reusable Bags
  • UWGB / Mauthe Center
  • UWGB / Purchasing
  • UWGB/ Residence Life Internship
  • UWGB/Sustainability Coordinator
  • UWGB / University Union
  • Victory Garden
  • Village of Allouez
  • Village of Bellevue
  • Village of Hobart
  • WI Dept. of Transportation (DOT)
  • WI League of Conservation Voters
  • Wisconsin Marina Association (WMA)
  • Wisconsin Public Service / Integrys
  • Victory Gardens Initiative
  • Wild River Carbon
  • Zeus Recycling