Category Archives: Green Business Certification

Binkley Healing Center: Fostering Community Wellness and Environmental Sustainability

When you’re in physical pain resulting from a car accident, suffer from migraines, or a debilitating back or neck injury, the Binkley Healing Center, located at 961 East Main Street in Ventura, is a place to go to find freedom

Binkley Healing Center: Fostering Community Wellness and Environmental Sustainability

When you’re in physical pain resulting from a car accident, suffer from migraines, or a debilitating back or neck injury, the Binkley Healing Center, located at 961 East Main Street in Ventura, is a place to go to find freedom

Serving Up GREEN Business by the cup: Brazuka Coffee Roasters

“Quality, Fairness, Sustainability,” is Brazuka Coffee Roasters’ motto when it comes to their organic and fair trade coffee. Owners Gregg and Cheryl Butler take pride in the fact that they purchase only the best quality beans that are sustainably farmed.

Serving Up GREEN Business by the cup: Brazuka Coffee Roasters

“Quality, Fairness, Sustainability,” is Brazuka Coffee Roasters’ motto when it comes to their organic and fair trade coffee. Owners Gregg and Cheryl Butler take pride in the fact that they purchase only the best quality beans that are sustainably farmed.

Smart Business: Going GREEN Made Simple & Easy

In 2012, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division implemented the Green Business Certification Program for local businesses as a means to reduce Ventura’s footprint and assist local owners with money-saving green practices. “In her research at the time, Environmental

Smart Business: Going GREEN Made Simple & Easy

In 2012, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division implemented the Green Business Certification Program for local businesses as a means to reduce Ventura’s footprint and assist local owners with money-saving green practices. “In her research at the time, Environmental

Become a GREEN Certified Business PODCAST – It’s FREE, Saves You Money & Saves our Environment!

Become a City of Ventura  Green Certified Business. The process is FREE and affords many benefits. LISTEN to the Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, Click Here!

Become a GREEN Certified Business PODCAST – It’s FREE, Saves You Money & Saves our Environment!

Become a City of Ventura  Green Certified Business. The process is FREE and affords many benefits. LISTEN to the Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, Click Here!

Three NEW City of Ventura Green Certified Businesses

Ventura Visitor’s Center, Y.C.E., Inc. and Spice-Topia received their Green Certified Business plaques from City of Ventura Mayor Erik Nasarenko last night at the Monday night City Council meeting. Congratulations!  

Three NEW City of Ventura Green Certified Businesses

Ventura Visitor’s Center, Y.C.E., Inc. and Spice-Topia received their Green Certified Business plaques from City of Ventura Mayor Erik Nasarenko last night at the Monday night City Council meeting. Congratulations!  

Flying Green with The Aerial Studio

“Running on the treadmill day after day can be a very boring form of fitness,” said Carmen Curtis, Co-Founder of The Aerial Studio in Ventura, a new City of Ventura Green Certified Business. “At the studio, which is a modern,

Flying Green with The Aerial Studio

“Running on the treadmill day after day can be a very boring form of fitness,” said Carmen Curtis, Co-Founder of The Aerial Studio in Ventura, a new City of Ventura Green Certified Business. “At the studio, which is a modern,

It’s the Law! Mandatory Food Waste Recycling Requirements for Businesses

Beginning April 1, 2016, Assembly Bill (AB) 1826 California’s Commercial Organics Recycling Law goes into effect requiring commercial businesses, multifamily dwellings (5+units), schools, hospitals, restaurants, government buildings, and other establishments to begin separating and recycling organic waste, which includes food

It’s the Law! Mandatory Food Waste Recycling Requirements for Businesses

Beginning April 1, 2016, Assembly Bill (AB) 1826 California’s Commercial Organics Recycling Law goes into effect requiring commercial businesses, multifamily dwellings (5+units), schools, hospitals, restaurants, government buildings, and other establishments to begin separating and recycling organic waste, which includes food

Welcome New Environmental Specialist, Lars Davenport!

The Environmental Sustainability Division welcomes Lars Davenport as their new Environmental Specialist.  Lars will be working with the ES Division on Green Business Certifications and a variety of sustainable programs and initiatives.  A graduate of the Bren School of Environmental

Welcome New Environmental Specialist, Lars Davenport!

The Environmental Sustainability Division welcomes Lars Davenport as their new Environmental Specialist.  Lars will be working with the ES Division on Green Business Certifications and a variety of sustainable programs and initiatives.  A graduate of the Bren School of Environmental

SHINE SUPPLY — The 2015 Environmental Excellence Award Winner

Every year since 2006 at the Annual Poinsettia Awards Luncheon the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division in conjunction with the Ventura Chamber of Commerce have presented the “Environmental Excellence Award,” which recognizes a local business for their exemplary efforts

SHINE SUPPLY — The 2015 Environmental Excellence Award Winner

Every year since 2006 at the Annual Poinsettia Awards Luncheon the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division in conjunction with the Ventura Chamber of Commerce have presented the “Environmental Excellence Award,” which recognizes a local business for their exemplary efforts

GREEN BUSINESS with Wellness at Play

Wellness at Play is a state of the art family wellness center that provides proven chiropractic techniques that help families achieve their optimum wellness. Recently they became a City of Ventura Green Certified Business, and as such, they are the

GREEN BUSINESS with Wellness at Play

Wellness at Play is a state of the art family wellness center that provides proven chiropractic techniques that help families achieve their optimum wellness. Recently they became a City of Ventura Green Certified Business, and as such, they are the