Posts Tagged: livin’ green

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

California Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 16, 2017

Volunteer for the annual Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 9:00 am to Noon!  In 2016, 2700 volunteers to Ventura County sites picked up 350 tons of debris!  Stay tuned right here at sustainableventura.tv for more information on

California Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 16, 2017

Volunteer for the annual Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 9:00 am to Noon!  In 2016, 2700 volunteers to Ventura County sites picked up 350 tons of debris!  Stay tuned right here at sustainableventura.tv for more information on

FIVE Tips to Keep Our Storm Drains Clean!

ONLY RAIN DOWN THE DRAIN! 5 Simple tips to help stop water pollution It’s time for some spring cleaning! Remember, all of the drains outside go directly to the nearest river. Keep that water clean by sweeping up spilled fertilizers,

FIVE Tips to Keep Our Storm Drains Clean!

ONLY RAIN DOWN THE DRAIN! 5 Simple tips to help stop water pollution It’s time for some spring cleaning! Remember, all of the drains outside go directly to the nearest river. Keep that water clean by sweeping up spilled fertilizers,

What’s in season for fall? The 2nd Annual “Taste of Local” Event

Sustainable Ventura News at the 2nd Annual Taste of Local Event on September 25, 2016, WATCH: Sustainable Ventura News at the 2nd Annual “Taste of Local” Event presented by Totally Local VC on September 25, 2016. The event, held at

What’s in season for fall? The 2nd Annual “Taste of Local” Event

Sustainable Ventura News at the 2nd Annual Taste of Local Event on September 25, 2016, WATCH: Sustainable Ventura News at the 2nd Annual “Taste of Local” Event presented by Totally Local VC on September 25, 2016. The event, held at

Get Your FREE Sustainability Kit!

City of Ventura residents — Get FREE GREEN SWAG in the Environmental Sustainability Kit! LISTEN TO THE PODCAST with Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell to find out how: LISTEN TO THE PODCAST, Click Here!       

Get Your FREE Sustainability Kit!

City of Ventura residents — Get FREE GREEN SWAG in the Environmental Sustainability Kit! LISTEN TO THE PODCAST with Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell to find out how: LISTEN TO THE PODCAST, Click Here!       

What’s in season for summer?

California grows about 80% of all fruits and vegetables in the United States. In Ventura, we’re extremely fortunate to have a plethora of farms, certified farmer’s markets and local stores that sell fresh farm to table produce. Eating locally produce

What’s in season for summer?

California grows about 80% of all fruits and vegetables in the United States. In Ventura, we’re extremely fortunate to have a plethora of farms, certified farmer’s markets and local stores that sell fresh farm to table produce. Eating locally produce

FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, Sat. June 4 “Designing and Maintaining Your Water Wise Garden”

Are you overwhelmed with the idea of designing a water wise garden? Learn how to incorporate principles of design, such as unity, line, form, texture, color, scale and balance. We will have local landscape designers on hand and we suggest

FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, Sat. June 4 “Designing and Maintaining Your Water Wise Garden”

Are you overwhelmed with the idea of designing a water wise garden? Learn how to incorporate principles of design, such as unity, line, form, texture, color, scale and balance. We will have local landscape designers on hand and we suggest

KEEP SAFE: PROPERLY DISPOSE OF HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE (HHW)

More than 200,000 lbs. of HHW materials are collected from Ventura residents and businesses each year! Take advantage of the opportunity to properly dispose of these toxic items such as: Used or contaminated motor oil and gasoline Used oil filters

KEEP SAFE: PROPERLY DISPOSE OF HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE (HHW)

More than 200,000 lbs. of HHW materials are collected from Ventura residents and businesses each year! Take advantage of the opportunity to properly dispose of these toxic items such as: Used or contaminated motor oil and gasoline Used oil filters

Clean it GREEN PODCAST with Tobie Mitchell

Everyone loves a clean house, but not everyone loves the process of cleaning a house! Household cleaning products often contain harsh chemicals that can potentially irritate our skin, burn our eyes, or contribute to  long-term health consequences. In this Sustainable

Clean it GREEN PODCAST with Tobie Mitchell

Everyone loves a clean house, but not everyone loves the process of cleaning a house! Household cleaning products often contain harsh chemicals that can potentially irritate our skin, burn our eyes, or contribute to  long-term health consequences. In this Sustainable

Clean It Green: Green Cleaning Practices Protecting Your Health and the Environment

“Caution,” “Danger,” “Poison,” “Keep Out of Reach of Children,” “Toxic” — We’ve all read these words on traditional cleaning product labels that we purchase off the store shelf, and while exposure to harsh chemicals can potentially irritate our skin and

Clean It Green: Green Cleaning Practices Protecting Your Health and the Environment

“Caution,” “Danger,” “Poison,” “Keep Out of Reach of Children,” “Toxic” — We’ve all read these words on traditional cleaning product labels that we purchase off the store shelf, and while exposure to harsh chemicals can potentially irritate our skin and