Bay Area Green Business Program Recognized Company

Expert Advice -

The Green Business Standards (presented below) define what a business or public agency must achieve to be certified “green.”  To be a green business, companies must first bring their operations into compliance with all environmental regulations. They must then go beyond compliance to meet the general practices, targeted resource conservation, and pollution prevention measures which are summarized below.

General Practices

  1. Monitor and record rates of water and energy usage and solid and hazardous waste generation.
  2. Provide three on-going incentives or training opportunities to encourage management and employee participation.
  3. Inform your customers about your business' efforts to meet the Green Business Standards.
  4. Assist at least one other business in learning about the Green Business Program and encourage them to enroll.

For more information visit The Bay Area Green Business List is a Bay Area Green Business.