Category Archives: GREEN Articles

Don’t let drought leave you thirsty for relief

Most people probably know that California and several other Western states are in the midst of a severe drought. This means restaurateurs, other business operators and residents are being asked to decrease the water they use daily. Why is it

Don’t let drought leave you thirsty for relief

Most people probably know that California and several other Western states are in the midst of a severe drought. This means restaurateurs, other business operators and residents are being asked to decrease the water they use daily. Why is it

Growing A Green Practice: Ecofriendly clinics require commitment, planning

  Great ideas and information for growing an eco-friendly clinic and practice.  Read the complete article at AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association) News: http://bit.ly/1ta9FED

Growing A Green Practice: Ecofriendly clinics require commitment, planning

  Great ideas and information for growing an eco-friendly clinic and practice.  Read the complete article at AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association) News: http://bit.ly/1ta9FED

Read Sustainable Ventura’s November 2013 News

  Read Sustainable Ventura’s November 2013 Newsletter! Think Global, But Eat Local Scratch Food Truck:  Locally Sourced Ingredients From Roots to Wheels Will Rogers Elementary School:  Midtown Ventura Community Council’s School Project for 2013 Free Water Wise Classes:  Ocean Friendly

Read Sustainable Ventura’s November 2013 News

  Read Sustainable Ventura’s November 2013 Newsletter! Think Global, But Eat Local Scratch Food Truck:  Locally Sourced Ingredients From Roots to Wheels Will Rogers Elementary School:  Midtown Ventura Community Council’s School Project for 2013 Free Water Wise Classes:  Ocean Friendly

Think Global, Eat Local

     This Thanksgiving (November 28), and throughout the holidays, as well as all through the year, give thanks, celebrate, and support our local farmers, vendors and businesses by buying products, goods and services locally. Why Buy Local? Supporting the local

Think Global, Eat Local

     This Thanksgiving (November 28), and throughout the holidays, as well as all through the year, give thanks, celebrate, and support our local farmers, vendors and businesses by buying products, goods and services locally. Why Buy Local? Supporting the local

Five Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency

FIVE Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 1) Did you know it takes a 15-year-old tree to produce 700 grocery bags? 2) Each year American throw away 25,000,000,000 Styrofoam cups. Even 500 years from now, the foam coffee

Five Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency

FIVE Startling Facts from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 1) Did you know it takes a 15-year-old tree to produce 700 grocery bags? 2) Each year American throw away 25,000,000,000 Styrofoam cups. Even 500 years from now, the foam coffee

Read Sustainable Ventura’s July 2013 Newsletter

CLICK HERE TO READ SUSTAINABLE VENTURA’S JULY 2013 NEWSLETTER A visit to the third annual Green Jobs Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology and Job Creation WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden Livin’ Green:  Green Your Summer Green Tips,

Read Sustainable Ventura’s July 2013 Newsletter

CLICK HERE TO READ SUSTAINABLE VENTURA’S JULY 2013 NEWSLETTER A visit to the third annual Green Jobs Expo: At the Intersection of Green Technology and Job Creation WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden Livin’ Green:  Green Your Summer Green Tips,

Bird Friendly Coffee

BEFORE you reach for that steaming, delicious CUP OF COFFEE in the morning, you may want to check the label to make sure it’s certified bird friendly! •What are the environmental standards? •What are the labor standards? •What’s the downside?

Bird Friendly Coffee

BEFORE you reach for that steaming, delicious CUP OF COFFEE in the morning, you may want to check the label to make sure it’s certified bird friendly! •What are the environmental standards? •What are the labor standards? •What’s the downside?

Only Rain Down the Drain

Ever wonder why you might see a beach closure sign after it rains?  That’s because of stormwater pollution is caused by urban runoff.  When it comes to preventing stormwater pollution, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability promotes, “only rain down

Only Rain Down the Drain

Ever wonder why you might see a beach closure sign after it rains?  That’s because of stormwater pollution is caused by urban runoff.  When it comes to preventing stormwater pollution, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability promotes, “only rain down

Green Business Profile: Alexander’s Restaurant at Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort

[slideshow] Alexander’s Restaurant, located off the main lobby of the Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort and surrounded by beautiful views of the Ventura Harbor, has been a favorite dining spot for hotel guests, visitors to Ventura, and locals,

Green Business Profile: Alexander’s Restaurant at Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort

[slideshow] Alexander’s Restaurant, located off the main lobby of the Four Points by Sheraton Ventura Harbor Resort and surrounded by beautiful views of the Ventura Harbor, has been a favorite dining spot for hotel guests, visitors to Ventura, and locals,

Livin’ Red, White, Blue and GREEN for July 4

Everyone loves the 4th of July celebrations.  They conjure up images of barbecues, pool parties, family and friend gatherings and fireworks.  This holiday, let’s celebrate the day, our country and our earth —by living red, white, blue and green! Here

Livin’ Red, White, Blue and GREEN for July 4

Everyone loves the 4th of July celebrations.  They conjure up images of barbecues, pool parties, family and friend gatherings and fireworks.  This holiday, let’s celebrate the day, our country and our earth —by living red, white, blue and green! Here