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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

Kiggins Theatre, located in downtown Vancouver, is a single-screen movie theater listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In addition to showing movies, the space hosts events such as the Science on Tap lecture series and our Clark County Green Awards. While preserving the historic character of the theater, owner Dan Wyatt introduced both modern technology and key green practices, which earned the theater Green Business certification in 2013. Improvements to increase energy efficiency were made to both the heating ...

Latest News

February 04, 2020
Looking for a way to engage your employees or coworkers with sustainability while having fun, learning a bunch and winning awesome prizes?Look no further: the annual WasteBusters competition is beginning soon! WasteBusters is an annual waste-reduction competition for organizat...

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

C-TRAN

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

RYONET CORPORATION

Ryonet® was conceived in 2004 and is a leader and innovator in the screen printing industry. The well-being and success of every screen printer is central to what we do. Starting from the eco-conscious products we sell to presses built to last.

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NW Staffing Resources

NW Staffing Resources is known throughout the industry as a professional, friendly and customer focused full service staffing company. Our locally owned and operated service is proud of the partnerships that we have formed with all of our employees and customers as well as our commitment to the environment and the communities that we serve. NWS has connected good people with great jobs for over 30 years!

Corwin Beverage Company

From humble beginnings with one truck and three employees in 1941, to over 100 trucks and more than 100 employees today, Corwin has established a business tradition of award-winning sales and service in Southwest Washington.