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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

Vance Family Soy Candles makes and sells sustainable, GMO-free, soy candles in American-made containers. They have been a certified Green Business since 2012. Owner Amy Vance was inspired to create naturally scented candles because of her own struggles with asthma, which is triggered by synthetic fragrances. Amy is committed to prioritizing health, sustainable practices and local sourcing during candle production. Many candles on the market are petroleum-based, using paraffin wax, but not Amy's. There are no plastics, toxic dyes, synthetic frag...

Latest News

September 29, 2021
Clark County Green Business recently welcomed Abbie Swenson to our team. Abbie will be serving with us for 10 months as an AmeriCorps member to enhance environmental initiatives in the region. Read on to learn a little more about Abbie's background, interests, and the green ...

Green Biz Events

Virtual October Green Business Morning Blend

10-28-2021 8:30 am9:30 am

Green Business Morning Blend is an opportunity to network and discuss business initiatives to build community and promote positive environmental outcomes in workplaces throughout Clark County. Attendees engage in conversations about topics such as energy efficiency, resource conservation and pollution prevention, and business leaders share their stories of environmental success.

How are you managing equipment and materials that can be recycled but not at the curb? During this meeting we'll explore opportunities to recycle hard-to-recycle items - fluorescent light tubes, block foam, batteries, and more. Bring your questions and join this virtual conversation.

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Green Businesses

Kindred Homestead Supply

We are a bulk refillery offering home and personal care items to be refilled in your own container. We also offer ready-made retail items for home and personal care.

Vancouver, WA
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Hopworks Urban Brewery

Hopworks Urban Brewery creates world-class beer and food with sustainable business practices that protect the environment and support the community. We use organic malts and a combination of locally-sourced, organic, and Salmon Safe hops.

Waste Connections Eastridge

Garbage and recycling curbside service to businesses and residences throughout Clark County.

Hilton Vancouver Washington

Located adjacent to Esther Short Park and within easy reach of Portland Expo Center, Clark Country Event Center & Sleep County Amphitheater, this downtown hotel has 30,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space with a fully equipped business center.

Vancouver, Washington
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