Posts Tagged: green tips

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips When it comes to recycling, ever wonder what goes where? The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability’s NEW brochure takes all the guesswork out of recycling offering helpful tips, location drop-offs, and other information regarding your recyclables.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Tips When it comes to recycling, ever wonder what goes where? The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability’s NEW brochure takes all the guesswork out of recycling offering helpful tips, location drop-offs, and other information regarding your recyclables.

Be GREEN in 2015!

It’s everyone’s responsibility to keep Ventura clean, beautiful and sustainable.  Here are FIVE simple GREEN tips to be sure to follow in the New Year. 1) Bring Your Reusable Bag Beginning July 1, 2015, large grocery stores and pharmacies in

Be GREEN in 2015!

It’s everyone’s responsibility to keep Ventura clean, beautiful and sustainable.  Here are FIVE simple GREEN tips to be sure to follow in the New Year. 1) Bring Your Reusable Bag Beginning July 1, 2015, large grocery stores and pharmacies in

Easy tips to lead a “greener” life

Find out how you can lead a “greener” and more sustainable life.  It will save you money and save our environment and natural resources!  Watch the SustainableVentura.TV video: [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6iIS6ZWwUo]

Easy tips to lead a “greener” life

Find out how you can lead a “greener” and more sustainable life.  It will save you money and save our environment and natural resources!  Watch the SustainableVentura.TV video: [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6iIS6ZWwUo]

Green Tip: Use a Power Strip to Reduce Energy Consumption

  Energy reducing tip for your desk at home and at the office: Use a power strip! Many devices can draw energy even when plugged in. How do you control this? Plug all your electronics into a smart power strip

Green Tip: Use a Power Strip to Reduce Energy Consumption

  Energy reducing tip for your desk at home and at the office: Use a power strip! Many devices can draw energy even when plugged in. How do you control this? Plug all your electronics into a smart power strip

Livin’ Green: Easy Ways to be GREEN in 2014!

     It’s the start of a new year. Make it a happy one for you and for the planet by following these simple green steps that will save you money and contribute to the longevity of the planet! •Carry a

Livin’ Green: Easy Ways to be GREEN in 2014!

     It’s the start of a new year. Make it a happy one for you and for the planet by following these simple green steps that will save you money and contribute to the longevity of the planet! •Carry a

Eco-Facts To Support Zero Waste Communities

YES! You can make a difference in the environmental health of our planet.   Here are some eco-facts you should know. In the past 50 years, humans have consumed more resources than in all previous history. U.S. EPA, 2009. Sustainable Materials

Eco-Facts To Support Zero Waste Communities

YES! You can make a difference in the environmental health of our planet.   Here are some eco-facts you should know. In the past 50 years, humans have consumed more resources than in all previous history. U.S. EPA, 2009. Sustainable Materials

Bird Friendly Coffee

BEFORE you reach for that steaming, delicious CUP OF COFFEE in the morning, you may want to check the label to make sure it’s certified bird friendly! •What are the environmental standards? •What are the labor standards? •What’s the downside?

Bird Friendly Coffee

BEFORE you reach for that steaming, delicious CUP OF COFFEE in the morning, you may want to check the label to make sure it’s certified bird friendly! •What are the environmental standards? •What are the labor standards? •What’s the downside?

Prevent Stormwater Pollution: Great Tips on how YOU can make a difference!

City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg talks about how YOU can prevent stormwater pollution! WATCH the Sustainable Ventura interview, CLICK HERE! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHoNPvanmMc] The Sustainable Ventura TV Series (May 2013 show), takes a trip to the Earth Day Eco-Fest in

Prevent Stormwater Pollution: Great Tips on how YOU can make a difference!

City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Courtney Lindberg talks about how YOU can prevent stormwater pollution! WATCH the Sustainable Ventura interview, CLICK HERE! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHoNPvanmMc] The Sustainable Ventura TV Series (May 2013 show), takes a trip to the Earth Day Eco-Fest in

EPA Green Tip: Save Money and the Environment by Maintaining and Repairing Durable Products

According to the EPA, proper appliance maintenance reduces waste! It’s important to keep your appliances in good working order and follow the manufacturer’s suggestions for operation and maintenance. Shop for products with high consumer satisfaction and fewer breakdowns. If kept

EPA Green Tip: Save Money and the Environment by Maintaining and Repairing Durable Products

According to the EPA, proper appliance maintenance reduces waste! It’s important to keep your appliances in good working order and follow the manufacturer’s suggestions for operation and maintenance. Shop for products with high consumer satisfaction and fewer breakdowns. If kept

Livin’ Green in Ventura – 9 Everyday Tips

Every person can make a difference in the health and sustainability of our community.  If everyone does their part, just a little everyday,  imagine what an impact this would have on a global scale!  Here are 10 simple tips that

Livin’ Green in Ventura – 9 Everyday Tips

Every person can make a difference in the health and sustainability of our community.  If everyone does their part, just a little everyday,  imagine what an impact this would have on a global scale!  Here are 10 simple tips that