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    Clark County
    Green Business Program

    Clark County Green Business program offers resources and onsite assistance to support your business goals to operate efficiently, reduce your environmental impact, and offer employees a healthy workplace. We recognize and celebrate environmental excellence with Green Business certification.

Green Your Business

Conserve resources, create a healthier work environment for employees, and enhance your recycling and composting programs. Clark County Green Business program offers:

Evaluations to identify opportunities to increase efficiencies and reduce waste
Assistance with recycling and composting programs
Recycling trainings and presentations for employees

Get Certified

Join the growing list of certified Green Businesses. Earning Green Business certification demonstrates to your customers and employees that your business is committed to the environment and to your community.

Recognition as a Green Business
Self-assessment tool
Business-focused networking events, tours and workshops

About Green Biz

The Clark County Green Business Program recognizes businesses for environmental excellence through onsite assistance and verification of green business practices. The program provides an environmental assessment, resources, and assistance to businesses seeking a structured approach to implementing green initiatives and measuring results.

Our businesses demonstrate that going green is not only good for the environment, it is also good for business's bottom line, improving employee morale, increasing operational efficiency and maintaining a positive public image.

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Green Business Spotlight

At the Green Awards on March 20th, Clark County honored three Green Businesses with awards for their achievements in sustainability, community and environmental protection during the previous year. Awards went to one small business (25 or fewer employees), one large business (26 or more employees), and one nonprofit or government agency. Read on to learn why the winners were chosen and to gain inspiration for sustainability at your workplace!Small Business Category (25 or fewer employees)Barre3 Felida, an exercise studio and retail boutique in ...

Latest News

April 01, 2019
Around 95 businesses in Clark County are separating their food waste to be composted at the commercial level. Do you know where your food scraps go?First, the contents of your food waste cart are taken by a Waste Connections truck that only handles food waste. This food waste truck tr...

Green Biz Events

04-25-2019 1:00 pm4:30 pm
Free

Clark County Green Business is providing a free tour and training opportunity for local breweries that are interested in sustainable brewing. The workshop includes a tour of Vancouver's waste water treatment plant, as well as presentations by the Energy Trust of Oregon, Clark Regional Wastewater District, Clark County Green Business, and Clark Public Utilities. Come learn about water management and energy use, specific to brewing! Please contact us to RSVP!

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Green Businesses

Columbia Machine Inc.

Columbia Machine Inc. is an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and Contract Manufacturer that designs and manufactures equipment used by our customers around the world. Columbia Machine has been operating in Vancouver, Washington since 1937.

Vancouver, Washington View details
Vance Family Soy Candles

Vance Family Soy Candles makes and sells wholesale, sustainable, GMO-free, soy candles in American-made containers with pure essential oils, organic flavor oils and cotton & paper wicks. No plastics, toxic dyes, synthetic fragrances or petroleum products are ever used.

Vancouver, Washington View details
Trusty Brewing Company

Trusty Brewing opened in November of 2015 after starting out as a homebrew hobby in owner Gary Paul’s garage

Source Climbing Center

Indoor rock climbing facility offering memberships, classes and programs.