Category Archives: Reduce

Two great GREEN Energy Saving Holiday Decorating Tips

Deck the Halls with LED Lights Did you know that when you use Energy Star Certified LED lights to decorate for the holidays you’re using less energy than when you decorate with traditional incandescent bulbs? LED lights are just as

Two great GREEN Energy Saving Holiday Decorating Tips

Deck the Halls with LED Lights Did you know that when you use Energy Star Certified LED lights to decorate for the holidays you’re using less energy than when you decorate with traditional incandescent bulbs? LED lights are just as

Eco-Friendly Tips to GREEN your Holidays from Environmental Sustainability

Happy Holidays from City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability. This Sustainable Ventura News video features fun and easy tips to make your holidays bright and GREEN!

Eco-Friendly Tips to GREEN your Holidays from Environmental Sustainability

Happy Holidays from City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability. This Sustainable Ventura News video features fun and easy tips to make your holidays bright and GREEN!

Prevent Food Waste at Thanksgiving with “Green” Stew

In this segment of Sustainable Ventura News, City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell demonstrates how to prevent holiday food waste by making a “GREEN” stew.                         “Green Stew”

Prevent Food Waste at Thanksgiving with “Green” Stew

In this segment of Sustainable Ventura News, City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell demonstrates how to prevent holiday food waste by making a “GREEN” stew.                         “Green Stew”

GREEN Tips PODCAST for back to school

It’s a well-proven fact that teaching children from a young age about the environment and how to be more green and sustainable helps them to develop positive patterns that stick with them for life. Each and every person can make

GREEN Tips PODCAST for back to school

It’s a well-proven fact that teaching children from a young age about the environment and how to be more green and sustainable helps them to develop positive patterns that stick with them for life. Each and every person can make

New and enhanced residential & commercial services from E.J. Harrison & Sons

This past July 2016, Ventura City Council granted a 10-year franchise renewal agreement to EJ Harrison & Sons, Inc., for the collection, sweeping, diversion, and disposal of solid waste, and collection and transport for processing of organic waste and recyclable

New and enhanced residential & commercial services from E.J. Harrison & Sons

This past July 2016, Ventura City Council granted a 10-year franchise renewal agreement to EJ Harrison & Sons, Inc., for the collection, sweeping, diversion, and disposal of solid waste, and collection and transport for processing of organic waste and recyclable

View the new trash and recycle bins off Main Street!

If you take a walk towards the ocean by the bike path at the end of Main Street you’ll see the City’s new installation of trash and recycle bins! Litter and scavenging is a problem in this area of the

View the new trash and recycle bins off Main Street!

If you take a walk towards the ocean by the bike path at the end of Main Street you’ll see the City’s new installation of trash and recycle bins! Litter and scavenging is a problem in this area of the

Kid-Friendly, Mother Earth-Approved Valentine Crafts

If you’re looking for an alternative to packaged Valentines and conversation heart candy, here are a few easy crafts your child (or your inner child) will have fun making and giving. Heart-shaped Bird Feeders My preschooler and I made this

Kid-Friendly, Mother Earth-Approved Valentine Crafts

If you’re looking for an alternative to packaged Valentines and conversation heart candy, here are a few easy crafts your child (or your inner child) will have fun making and giving. Heart-shaped Bird Feeders My preschooler and I made this

OFFICE REUSE and RECYCLE HELPS SAVE OUR PLANET

     Did you know that purchasing recycled content office supplies helps the sustainability of our planet?  Recycling saves our natural resources as well as helps to divert trash in landfills. Recycling also allows for less water and energy usage in

OFFICE REUSE and RECYCLE HELPS SAVE OUR PLANET

     Did you know that purchasing recycled content office supplies helps the sustainability of our planet?  Recycling saves our natural resources as well as helps to divert trash in landfills. Recycling also allows for less water and energy usage in