Frequently Asked Questions

Who can join

Where did my account on go?

Why can’t I log into my account?

Do you plan to offer GenGreen Life capabilities to users outside of the U.S.?

Is free for people to use?

Q1: What is GenGreen Life?
A: GenGreen Life is an online resource that helps people find the green businesses, products and services within their own community to help them live sustainably on a local level. GenGreen Life is also an avenue for green businesses and organizations to reach the consumers in their community. For a more detailed explanation, please visit the

Q2: Who can join
A: Any environmentally conscious business that offers green products, services or other resources that is interested in reaching consumers on a local level may join Any non-profit organization whose efforts benefit the environment and this planet’s precious natural resources may join Any person, who wants to learn more about what it means to be sustainable, particularly on a local level, may join

Q3: How do I join
A: Green businesses and organizations can join GenGreen Life here.

Q4: Where did my account on go?
A: Your account is right here on! Simply log in using the email address and password from your account. Once logged in you will be able to access your account settings to update your personal information and privacy preferences. And, from your personal landing page, you can find the local green businesses and organizations you need to live your locally sustainable life.

Q5: Should I create a professional or personal account on
A: That depends on you. If you own an environmentally conscious business or are part of a non-profit organization that benefits the environment, you will want to create a professional account to help promote the efforts of your company. If you are a person who wants to find green resources in your community, you will benefit most from an individual account.

Q6: Why can’t I log into my account?
A: Chances are you created your account but didn’t activate it. You should have received an email within minutes of creating your account that provided a link to activate your membership. If you don’t see a confirmation email in your inbox, you may want to check your spam filter. If you still can’t find it, contact us and we’ll be happy to activate your account for you.

Q7: How do I post my green event to the events calendar?
A: Professional members of that have upgraded to a standard profile can post events through their profiles. Events will be posted within the city and state in which the event takes place. If you would like us to consider your event for national placement, please check the appropriate box when creating your event. Please allow up to one business day for your event to be approved for national listing.

Q8: Do you plan to offer GenGreen Life capabilities to users outside of the U.S.?
A: We do plan to take our model across to other countries in the future however we will stay focused on the United States through 2008.

Q9: I would like to contribute content such as blogs, articles, tips, news, etc. to GenGreen Life. How do I do that?
A: Registered users of can write blogs through their profiles. The ability to submit other types of content, like articles and tips will soon be available. In the meantime, we ask that you Q10: Is free for people to use?
A: Yes! is a free online resource for individual users. Individuals can find an unlimited amount of information on the site, at no charge. All that is required is an account.

Q11: I want to help. How can I be more involved in GenGreen Life?
A: You can become a GenGreen Ambassador! As an Ambassador, you will help spread the word about GenGreen, our website and our model for localization. In turn, you will get to advocate for the environment and reap many benefits. For more information, visit our Ambassador Program page and fill out the contact form.

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