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TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: The Sustainable Car

By Christine Wied When looking at new cars, in March not only will you see the standard sticker with the features and pricing and EPA fuel mileage, emissions and air quality but on the General Motors Chevrolet Sonic you’ll find

TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: The Sustainable Car

By Christine Wied When looking at new cars, in March not only will you see the standard sticker with the features and pricing and EPA fuel mileage, emissions and air quality but on the General Motors Chevrolet Sonic you’ll find

TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: Stop and GET GREEN while you smell the Coffee!

By Christine Wied Many of us enjoy (need?) that cup of coffee especially in the morning. It is estimated that Americans consume 400 million cups of coffee every day. To lighten your environmental impact with your cup of brew, here

TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: Stop and GET GREEN while you smell the Coffee!

By Christine Wied Many of us enjoy (need?) that cup of coffee especially in the morning. It is estimated that Americans consume 400 million cups of coffee every day. To lighten your environmental impact with your cup of brew, here

Upcoming GREEN events for 2012

Get your GREEN on Ventura!  Come out to some great SUSTAINABLE events! March 10 –                    Ocean Friendly Gardens Basics Class March 16, 17 & 18 –     Spring Home and Garden Show March 25 –                    Ocean Friendly Gardens Hands-on-Workshop April

Upcoming GREEN events for 2012

Get your GREEN on Ventura!  Come out to some great SUSTAINABLE events! March 10 –                    Ocean Friendly Gardens Basics Class March 16, 17 & 18 –     Spring Home and Garden Show March 25 –                    Ocean Friendly Gardens Hands-on-Workshop April

TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: Everything you always wanted to know about RECYCLING, but were afraid to ask!

                     Is this TRASH or a RECYCLABLE?   Have you ever stood in front of a recycling container with an item and wondered is this recyclable or trash?  Pizza boxes seem to be one of

TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: Everything you always wanted to know about RECYCLING, but were afraid to ask!

                     Is this TRASH or a RECYCLABLE?   Have you ever stood in front of a recycling container with an item and wondered is this recyclable or trash?  Pizza boxes seem to be one of

Commercial Business Recycling – It’s the LAW as of July 1, 2012 – What Every Ventura Business Needs to Know

Conserving our natural resources is essential for the health and well-being of our community and our planet. In keeping with this sentiment, beginning July 1, 2012, the State of California has made business recycling mandatory.  According to the newly enacted

Commercial Business Recycling – It’s the LAW as of July 1, 2012 – What Every Ventura Business Needs to Know

Conserving our natural resources is essential for the health and well-being of our community and our planet. In keeping with this sentiment, beginning July 1, 2012, the State of California has made business recycling mandatory.  According to the newly enacted

Schedule Your FREE Business Assessment Today!

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_hUE-snj-c] The City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division offers FREE Business Assessments to local businesses.  Find out how you can SAVE and help the environment by conserving natural resources.  READ MORE.

Schedule Your FREE Business Assessment Today!

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D_hUE-snj-c] The City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division offers FREE Business Assessments to local businesses.  Find out how you can SAVE and help the environment by conserving natural resources.  READ MORE.

Ocean Friendly Gardens are Springing up in Ventura

by Jill Sarick Santos If you take a walk through the midtown neighborhood in Ventura as of late, you will notice a lot of homes that have removed their front lawns and replaced them with beautiful gardens.  In many cases,

Ocean Friendly Gardens are Springing up in Ventura

by Jill Sarick Santos If you take a walk through the midtown neighborhood in Ventura as of late, you will notice a lot of homes that have removed their front lawns and replaced them with beautiful gardens.  In many cases,

TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: New Laws about Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) packing peanuts

by Christine Wied, Environmental Specialist On January 1, 2012 a number of new laws went into effect. One that didn’t get a lot of publicity is Assembly Bill 305 passed by the State legislature in 2008. This law requires all

TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: New Laws about Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) packing peanuts

by Christine Wied, Environmental Specialist On January 1, 2012 a number of new laws went into effect. One that didn’t get a lot of publicity is Assembly Bill 305 passed by the State legislature in 2008. This law requires all

Cold Facts About Fireplaces – Things you need to know!

Cold Facts About Fireplaces from Earthshare.org When you light a blazing fire on a cold winter day it looks and feels wonderful, but it can be an expensive and inefficient endeavor. A fireplace sends most of the heat in your

Cold Facts About Fireplaces – Things you need to know!

Cold Facts About Fireplaces from Earthshare.org When you light a blazing fire on a cold winter day it looks and feels wonderful, but it can be an expensive and inefficient endeavor. A fireplace sends most of the heat in your