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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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2022 Green Business Award Winners

Each year, businesses and community members are presented with awards for their efforts to reduce their environmental footprint and make continuous improvements toward a sustainable future. Our 2022 Clark County Green Business Awards winners:

PeaceHealth Southwest    Wallis Engineering    Columbia Springs  

Green Business Spotlight

The Clark County Green Business team sat down with Eric Florip and Tim Shellenberger from C-TRAN to discuss their sustainability initiatives and how C-TRAN plans to celebrate Ride Transit Month, a monthlong celebration of transit that occurs every June. Read on to learn more! Can you describe the overall sustainability messaging of C-TRAN? "Sustainability is the core of what we do as a transit agency. We're proud to provide a service that helps individuals and communities improve their environmental impact. At C-TRAN, we have also worked to imp...

Latest News

April 23, 2024
As a business committed to sustainability, it can be easy to create goals to help mitigate your environmental impact, but it is often challenging to measure the impact of those efforts through emissions accounting. That's where comprehensive training opportunities can help. In this blog post, we'll ...

Green Biz Events

07-11-2024 9:00 am10:00 am
Free

Join us at the Port of Camas-Washougal for our July Morning Blend on 7/11 at 9am. We're heading to the beautiful Camas-Washougal area to hear about how the Port incorporates sustainability in everything they do. Learn more about the Port’s partnership with Clark Public Utilities on the Community Solar East Project and how they are implementing decarbonization guidelines.

We'll meet at the Port of Camas-Washougal's Administrative building located at 24 S A St, Washougal, WA 98671 promptly at 9am for coffee and pastries followed by networking and the presentation by the Port of Camas-Washougal folks. 

Green Businesses

Columbia Credit Union

Columbia Credit Union is a community-minded financial cooperative that’s been serving the residents and businesses of the greater Vancouver and Portland areas since 1952.

Vancouver, WA
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My ADU

We build high quality, affordable ADU’s that provide financial and emotional security for the homeowner and offer affordable housing solutions for our community. Let our 30 years in the…

Vancouver, Washington
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WSU Extension Clark

WSU Extension Clark is one of 39 locations throughout the state. WSU Extension is the front door to the University. Extension builds the capacity of individuals, organizations, businesses, and communities, empowering them to find solutions for local issues and to improve their quality of life. Extension collaborates with communities to create a culture of life-long learning and is recognized for its accessible, learner-centered, relevant, high-quality, unbiased educational programs.

Hazel Dell, Washington
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Exquisite Crystals

Online and retail sales collectible of crystal & mineral specimens

Vancouver, WA
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