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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

We look forward to supporting this great program and collaborating with other members to further improve our own green practices. Eric Florip, C-TRAN Public Affairs Coordinator We're happy to welcome C-TRAN, the public transit agency serving Clark County, to the Green Business program!C-TRAN earned their Green Business certification by demonstrating a commitment to recycling and waste reduction programs, energy efficiency and pollution prevention in its operations. Their certification efforts were spearheaded by an employee-led green t...

Latest News

January 02, 2020
​Making all employees aware of your company's environmental commitment and priorities won't happen overnight. It'll take time and a few reminders along the way before everybody is on the same page. Use the tips below to engage employees while you work to create a greener and heal...

Green Biz Events

02-20-2020 8:00 am9:00 am
Free

Green Business Morning Blend is an opportunity to network and discuss business environmental initiatives in an informal setting. This month, learn about what's new at Columbia Springs! Columbia Springs is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to providing outdoor recreation and science education for the community. Certified as a green business in 2015, they manage 100 acres of forest, streams, lakes, and wetlands, and over two miles of hiking trails next to the Columbia River in the City of Vancouver. Columbia Springs strives to offer a unique setting and educational experiences that foster a greater awareness of the natural world and inspire stewardship.

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Green Businesses

Magenta Theater

Community theater in downtown Vancouver committed to bringing to the stage comedies, mysteries, dramas and musicals.

Glen Dimplex America

The comfort of your home begins at our home in the Pacific Northwest. Every Cadet heater is designed, developed and manufactured with care at our facilities in Vancouver, Washington, USA. It’s been that way since we started making heaters back in 1957.

Vancouver, Washington View details
Fortside Brewing Company

Craft Beer Wholesale & Retail

NuStar Energy

NuStar Energy has 8,417 miles of pipeline; 82 terminal and storage facilities that store and distribute crude oil, refined products and specialty liquids; and two asphalt refineries and a fuels refinery with a combined throughput capacity of 104,000 barrels per day. The Vancouver terminal stores bulk liquids: methanol, sodium hydroxide and calcium chloride.

Vancouver, WA View details