Category Archives: Green Businesses

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

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

Enter Your Green Business for The CoolCalifornia Small Business Award through Nov 2, 2015!

The CoolCalifornia Small Business Awards Program recognizes SBiz for their sustainability initiatives. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Enter Your Green Business for The CoolCalifornia Small Business Award through Nov 2, 2015!

The CoolCalifornia Small Business Awards Program recognizes SBiz for their sustainability initiatives. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE TO APPLY

NOMINATE Your Business for a 2015 Environmental Excellence Award!

 A recognition of businesses that go beyond day-to-day practices to protect the environment. Every year, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division works with the Ventura Chamber of Commerce to identify a business that is integrating environmental concerns into their

NOMINATE Your Business for a 2015 Environmental Excellence Award!

 A recognition of businesses that go beyond day-to-day practices to protect the environment. Every year, the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division works with the Ventura Chamber of Commerce to identify a business that is integrating environmental concerns into their