Barbados has become a leader in the Caribbean in recycling and other environmentally responsible business practices. These new business practices have helped to pave the way into the new green economy by training people and educating the public on sustainable business and practices. The time is ripe for Barbadians to become leaders in green business. The National Strategic Plan for Barbados makes reference to investing in the new green economy and building a sustainable marketplace. This programme provides the perfect opportunity to further do so.