Category Archives: Green Business Certification

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

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 along with the Ventura Chamber of Commerce presents the “Environmental Excellence Award,” which recognizes a local business for their exemplary efforts in integrating 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 along with the Ventura Chamber of Commerce presents the “Environmental Excellence Award,” which recognizes a local business for their exemplary efforts in integrating environmental

SpiceTopia becomes a City of Ventura Green Certified Business

When customers walk into SpiceTopia, a gourmet spice and tea store located at 576 E. Main Street in downtown Ventura, they are immediately transported by the savory aromas from the fair trade and organic spices, herbs and teas that fill

SpiceTopia becomes a City of Ventura Green Certified Business

When customers walk into SpiceTopia, a gourmet spice and tea store located at 576 E. Main Street in downtown Ventura, they are immediately transported by the savory aromas from the fair trade and organic spices, herbs and teas that fill

Aqua Beachfront Bar & NOM Tequila Grill Serve up Green Business

If you’re looking to enjoy refreshing ocean breezes and picture perfect panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean while dining on fresh, local fare or would rather just sit savoring a cool glass of wine or a signature cocktail in an

Aqua Beachfront Bar & NOM Tequila Grill Serve up Green Business

If you’re looking to enjoy refreshing ocean breezes and picture perfect panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean while dining on fresh, local fare or would rather just sit savoring a cool glass of wine or a signature cocktail in an

What’s In Season? Ventura Certified Green Business Nom Tequila Grill’s Summer Salad

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erjPFZLdReU] Buying fresh, locally produced produce helps the sustainability of the community!  Sustainable Ventura News visits with the Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach’s new City of Ventura Certified Green Business Nom Tequilia Grill and Chef Luis Martinez whips up a fantastic

What’s In Season? Ventura Certified Green Business Nom Tequila Grill’s Summer Salad

[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erjPFZLdReU] Buying fresh, locally produced produce helps the sustainability of the community!  Sustainable Ventura News visits with the Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach’s new City of Ventura Certified Green Business Nom Tequilia Grill and Chef Luis Martinez whips up a fantastic

Green Business: Global Delivers Logistics Becomes a City of Ventura Certified Green Business

“As a small business, working green just makes sense. Not only is there a cost savings benefit, it just really makes us feel proud that we’re doing something proactive to help conserve and preserve our environment,” said Sara Deutinger, Customer

Green Business: Global Delivers Logistics Becomes a City of Ventura Certified Green Business

“As a small business, working green just makes sense. Not only is there a cost savings benefit, it just really makes us feel proud that we’re doing something proactive to help conserve and preserve our environment,” said Sara Deutinger, Customer

New City of Ventura Green Certified Businesses

Left to Right:  On Monday, May 18, 2015,  Alison Carlson (Ava Andersen Non-Toxic Consultant), John Clay, Jr. (Financial Advisor and Senior Vice President with Crowell Weedon & Co.) and Sara Duetinger (Customer Care Artisan with Global Delivers Logistics), became new

New City of Ventura Green Certified Businesses

Left to Right:  On Monday, May 18, 2015,  Alison Carlson (Ava Andersen Non-Toxic Consultant), John Clay, Jr. (Financial Advisor and Senior Vice President with Crowell Weedon & Co.) and Sara Duetinger (Customer Care Artisan with Global Delivers Logistics), became new