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We match Portland businesses and nonprofits with a sustainability advisor. Advisors begin by getting to know your business and your workplace culture. From there you'll be given access to a variety of services - at no cost - to conserve resources, improve efficiency, save money and provide a healthy and quality workspace for employees.

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  1. Nov 10

    To recycle like a pro, here's what you need to know

    What to keep out of your recycling bin, where your recycling goes after it gets picked up, and how to reuse before recycling.

  2. Oct 18

    What to do with an old CFL? Recycle it (safely)

    Tips for recycling old CFL bulbs

  3. Sep 29

    5 Reasons to stop idling after 10 seconds

    Do you commute by car or drive for work? Reduce your impact: stop idling.

  4. Sep 14

    EcoChallenge 2016: Get your co-workers excited about sustainability

    This October’s EcoChallenge is a fun, free tool to get your coworkers to try a new green practice.

  5. Aug 30

    Relive that first-day-of-school excitement

    Find your people at GoGreen and get in the team spirit with EcoChallenge.

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  • Thank you from the Sustainability at Work team! (6/6) 4 hours ago Embedded image permalink
  • Portland recycles or composts 70% of its waste, compared to a 34% national average. (5/6) 4 hours ago
  • 7% of Portlanders bike to work, nine times the national average! (4/6) 4 hours ago
  • We have over 390 ecoroofs covering nearly 20 acres of rooftop. (3/6) 4 hours ago
  • Portland's carbon emissions have gone down (21% since 1990!), even as our population and jobs have grown! (2/6) 4 hours ago