Category Archives: GREEN Articles

Read Sustainable Ventura’s May 2013 Newsletter

Read the Sustainable Ventura May 2013 Newsletter from the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Department! EP Foster Elementary School’s NEW Reduce and Recycling Carton Program Green Business Profile:  71 Palm Restaurant Livin’ Green:  Spring WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden

Read Sustainable Ventura’s May 2013 Newsletter

Read the Sustainable Ventura May 2013 Newsletter from the City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Department! EP Foster Elementary School’s NEW Reduce and Recycling Carton Program Green Business Profile:  71 Palm Restaurant Livin’ Green:  Spring WaterSense For Your Lawn and Garden

Green Business Profile: 71 Palm Restaurant – Country French American Cuisine in the Heart of Downtown Ventura

By Maryann Ridini Spencer “Opening ’71 Palm’ was not only a dream of mine, it was, and still is my passion” exclaimed Chef Didier Poirer, Chef and Owner of 71 Palm restaurant, which serves up elegant casual dining and superb

Green Business Profile: 71 Palm Restaurant – Country French American Cuisine in the Heart of Downtown Ventura

By Maryann Ridini Spencer “Opening ’71 Palm’ was not only a dream of mine, it was, and still is my passion” exclaimed Chef Didier Poirer, Chef and Owner of 71 Palm restaurant, which serves up elegant casual dining and superb

Revamped public education campaign spurs watershed awareness in Southern California

The Ventura (Calif.) Countywide Stormwater Quality Management Program has transformed the way residents understand stormwater management and watershed protection by relaunching a new website and reinventing the face of its public education campaign. City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg

Revamped public education campaign spurs watershed awareness in Southern California

The Ventura (Calif.) Countywide Stormwater Quality Management Program has transformed the way residents understand stormwater management and watershed protection by relaunching a new website and reinventing the face of its public education campaign. City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg

EPA Green Tip: Save Money and the Environment by Maintaining and Repairing Durable Products

According to the EPA, proper appliance maintenance reduces waste! It’s important to keep your appliances in good working order and follow the manufacturer’s suggestions for operation and maintenance. Shop for products with high consumer satisfaction and fewer breakdowns. If kept

EPA Green Tip: Save Money and the Environment by Maintaining and Repairing Durable Products

According to the EPA, proper appliance maintenance reduces waste! It’s important to keep your appliances in good working order and follow the manufacturer’s suggestions for operation and maintenance. Shop for products with high consumer satisfaction and fewer breakdowns. If kept

Did You Know? Why it’s important to keep plastic out of the Ocean!

  World-wide, 75 marine bird species are known to eat plastic articles. This includes 36 species found off South Africa. A recent study of blue petrel chicks at South Africa’s remote Marion Island showed that 90% of chicks examined had

Did You Know? Why it’s important to keep plastic out of the Ocean!

  World-wide, 75 marine bird species are known to eat plastic articles. This includes 36 species found off South Africa. A recent study of blue petrel chicks at South Africa’s remote Marion Island showed that 90% of chicks examined had

Livin’ Green in Ventura – 9 Everyday Tips

Every person can make a difference in the health and sustainability of our community.  If everyone does their part, just a little everyday,  imagine what an impact this would have on a global scale!  Here are 10 simple tips that

Livin’ Green in Ventura – 9 Everyday Tips

Every person can make a difference in the health and sustainability of our community.  If everyone does their part, just a little everyday,  imagine what an impact this would have on a global scale!  Here are 10 simple tips that

City of Ventura named one of the three “greenest” midsize cities by Waste & Recycling News

The City of Ventura was named one of the three “greenest” midsize cities in the nation by Waste & Recycling News, a national trade publication that follows the trash and recycling industry.   READ THE ARTICLE in the Ventura County Star,

City of Ventura named one of the three “greenest” midsize cities by Waste & Recycling News

The City of Ventura was named one of the three “greenest” midsize cities in the nation by Waste & Recycling News, a national trade publication that follows the trash and recycling industry.   READ THE ARTICLE in the Ventura County Star,

Sustainable Ventura Newsletter, March 2013

Read the Sustainable Ventura March 2013 Newsletter! Featured Articles Ventura Chamber’s Green Task Force “Best Practices Workshop” at Ohana Pet Hospital Text Marketing:  The “Green” Marketing Tool That Supports Branded Promotions Clean SAFE with Less Toxic Products Green Savers This

Sustainable Ventura Newsletter, March 2013

Read the Sustainable Ventura March 2013 Newsletter! Featured Articles Ventura Chamber’s Green Task Force “Best Practices Workshop” at Ohana Pet Hospital Text Marketing:  The “Green” Marketing Tool That Supports Branded Promotions Clean SAFE with Less Toxic Products Green Savers This

Clean It Green & Safe with Less Toxic Products

Did you know that many household cleaning products, while even used “as directed” could be hazardous to your health as well as the environment? Many household products are toxic and can be hazardous to your health, they can also pose

Clean It Green & Safe with Less Toxic Products

Did you know that many household cleaning products, while even used “as directed” could be hazardous to your health as well as the environment? Many household products are toxic and can be hazardous to your health, they can also pose