San Francisco Green Businesses meet high environmental standards and are recognized by the City of San Francisco for their achievements. The San Francisco Department of the Environment works with a variety of businesses, from dentists and garment cleaners to hotels and restaurants, to help green their operations.
By patronizing a Green Business, you directly contribute to the sustainability of our natural resources and the sustainability of the business. San Francisco Green Businesses go through a rigorous process focused on key areas of purchasing, use, and disposal to become sustainable on the following measures:
• Pollution prevention
• Waste management
• Conservation practices
• Water and waste water management
• Energy efficiency
Green Business Guide to Pollution Prevention (video)
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Let your favorite local businesses know about the free San Francisco Green Business Program.