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pre vs. post

Post consumer is the stuff that you throw in your recycle bin that gets made back into paper.

Food Waste

In cities where food waste collection services are offered to commercial or multi-family accounts, food waste collection may be required for Green Business certification.

Copiers purchase or lease

This measure applies for new purchases or lease agreements.

Santa Barbara Green Business Academy Waste Reduction Module

Solid Waste and Recycling

This is the Waste Reduction module for the Santa Barbara Green Business Academy 2015.

by cagbncoordinate | 10/18/2015

Santa Barbara Green Business Academy Energy Efficiency Module (North County)

Energy Efficiency Module Green Business Academy

This is the Energy Efficiency training module from the Santa Barbara Green Business Academy (North County).

by cagbncoordinate | 10/18/2015

Santa Barbara Green Business Academy Intro

Santa Barbara Green Business Academy Intro

This is an Introduction Prezi to the Santa Barbara Green Business Academy of 2015. There are additional modules for Energy Efficiency, Waste Reduction, Water Conservation, Pollution Prevention, Employee Engagement and Transportation.

by cagbncoordinate | 10/18/2015

Go Solar Santa Cruz

Commercial Solar Brochure

Brochure from City of Santa Cruz Climate Action Program that provides information about solar energy for businesses.

by pkleinhans | 08/31/2015

San Francisco Office/Retail Standards

Office/retail standards for the San Francisco Green Business Program

This is the office/retail standard as set out by the San Francisco Green Business Programs. These standards address zero waste, water, energy, and pollution prevention measures that must be met to become a recognized Green Business of the City & County of San Francisco.

by Afrankel | 02/05/2015

San Francisco Office/Retail Standards

San Francisco Green Business Program green standards for the office/retail sector.

San Francisco Green Business Program green standards for the office/retail sector.

by Afrankel | 09/12/2014

Green Team project management template

Keep track of your business' progress through the Green Business Program. Assign employees to specific measures, and designate deadlines for the completion of the project.

This Green Team project management template is meant to help businesses keep track of progress through the Green Business certification process. Please note that Green Business certification measures vary slightly from region to region. If using this template, be sure to customize the excel to match your region's Green Business standards.

by kkumataka | 01/19/2016

Alameda County Model Purchasing Policy for Office

Adoption and use of this policy meets the Green Business requirement to have a written green purchasing policy.

Guidelines for purchasing paper, hand towels, cleaning products and more.

by pamelaevans | 08/13/2015

Environmental Policy Template

Attached file for template to use when creating an environmental policy

Policy to adapt to business specifics

by lsergius | 01/02/2014

Sample of Green Team efforts and action items

This document provides an example of how one business approached creating a Green Team.

Please refer to the attachment.

by kkumataka | 01/19/2016

San Francisco Office/Retail Standards

Office/retail standards for the San Francisco Green Business Program

This is the office/retail standard as set out by the San Francisco Green Business Programs. These standards address zero waste, water, energy, and pollution prevention measures that must be met to become a recognized Green Business of the City & County of San Francisco.

by Afrankel | 02/05/2015

Workshop for Businesses

This presentation is a workshop for businesses interested in becoming certified.

This presentation covers how a business enrolls in the program, completes their checklists, and how to complete some of the larger items on the checklist. It is an example workshop presentation when covering the material with a group of interested businesses can can be tailored for each specific jurisdiction.

by cagbncoordinate | 12/29/2014