Benefits

Recognition for your green practices:

  • Green Business Certification graphic for your promotional materials
  • GBC window decal
  • GBC 8x11 certificate framed with sustainably harvested wood
  • High profile business listings and promotional benefits
  • Membership and listing in the California Green Business Network

 

Local promotion of green successes:

  • Presence on various websites ( Santa Monica Travel and Tourism, Chamber of Commerce and Santa Monica Green Business Certification website)
  • City and agency newsletters
  • Business Spotlight in Sustainable Santa Monica’s monthly newsletter (7,000+ recipients)
  • City of Santa Monica Office of Sustainability & Environment will tweet your certification once completed
  • Sustainable Works tweets and Facebook posts

 

Cost savings:

  • Accelerated priority enrollment  in FREE utility energy direct install retrofit programs
  • Free consultation with City of Santa Monica Energy and Water efficiency experts
  • Receive free water conserving tools, eco-preferred product samples, and solutions to run a more resource efficient business

 

Sustainable Santa Monica business community:

  • Information on new programs, rebates, and regulations
  • Invitation to exclusive  Sustainable Santa Monica  events
  • Multiple Green business networking opportunities