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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

Simply Thyme Catering offers a full range of catering services to customers in the Vancouver and Portland Metro area. They have the ability to prepare for every occasion, including individual meals, corporate luncheons, large weddings and everything in between.  Based in Vancouver, Simply Thyme has been serving the local community for almost 15 years. Over the years, they been recipients of numerous Best in Business Awards presented by the Vancouver Business Journal, and in 2017, the catering service was awarded Clark County's Small Green ...

Latest News

January 12, 2021
Clark County Green Business hosted an informational Bag Ban Forum for Businesses on Dec. 8, 2020. Shannon Jones, the Materials Management Coordinator from the Washington Department of Ecology, presented an enlightening PowerPoint slideshow reviewing the ins and outs of the bag ban law. The first pha...

Green Biz Events

01-21-2021 8:30 am9:30 am
Free

Green Business Morning Blend is an opportunity to network and discuss business environmental initiatives. Join us for a virtual edition of our monthly events. This event will bring together people working in Clark County with an interest in sharing ideas and resources to create more sustainable workplaces. Please invite colleagues and friends!

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Green Businesses

C-TRAN

C-TRAN provides safe, reliable and efficient public transportation in Vancouver and Clark County.

Educational Opportunities for Children and Families

For over 45 years, EOCF has served children and families is SW Washington through the Head Start, Early Head Start, Early Childhood Education and Assistance, and HotShots Youth Sports Programs. EOCF serves the entire family through play-based early learni

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Washington State University Vancouver

As one of six campuses of the Washington State University system, WSU Vancouver offers big-school resources in a small-school environment. We provide baccalaureate- and graduate-level education.

Waste Connections of Clark County Operations

Garbage and Recycling Hauler, runs and maintains truck fleet that hauls most of the garbage and most recycling generated in Clark County.