Category Archives: Green Living for Businesses

July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

Read Sustainable Ventura’s March/April 2017 Newsletter

READ Sustainable Ventura’s March/April 2017 Newsletter for GREEN Articles, GREEN Business Profiles, ECO-FRIENDLY Events and more! CLICK HERE.

Read Sustainable Ventura’s March/April 2017 Newsletter

READ Sustainable Ventura’s March/April 2017 Newsletter for GREEN Articles, GREEN Business Profiles, ECO-FRIENDLY Events and more! CLICK HERE.

Green Business with YCE, Inc., Engineering

“It’s important for businesses to work green because it just makes sense — for a company’s bottom line, as well as for the sustainability of the community. This is the only earth we have and it’s all our responsibility to preserve

Green Business with YCE, Inc., Engineering

“It’s important for businesses to work green because it just makes sense — for a company’s bottom line, as well as for the sustainability of the community. This is the only earth we have and it’s all our responsibility to preserve

Keeping GREEN: Ventura Visitors and Convention Bureau

“I first heard about the City’s Certified Green Business Program through the Ventura Chamber of Commerce,” said Marlyss Auster, President and CEO, Ventura Visitors and Convention Bureau. “I knew immediately that we should be part of the program because being

Keeping GREEN: Ventura Visitors and Convention Bureau

“I first heard about the City’s Certified Green Business Program through the Ventura Chamber of Commerce,” said Marlyss Auster, President and CEO, Ventura Visitors and Convention Bureau. “I knew immediately that we should be part of the program because being

Serving up sustainability: What smart restaurant businesses know

In May 2016, Environmental Sustainability Supervisor Courtney Lindberg spoke to exhibitors and attendees at the National Restaurant Association Annual Conference in Chicago, appearing on the panel, How Sustainability Spells Success: Boost Guest Experience and Bottom Lines, which also had Tyler

Serving up sustainability: What smart restaurant businesses know

In May 2016, Environmental Sustainability Supervisor Courtney Lindberg spoke to exhibitors and attendees at the National Restaurant Association Annual Conference in Chicago, appearing on the panel, How Sustainability Spells Success: Boost Guest Experience and Bottom Lines, which also had Tyler

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.

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!  

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