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Sustainability at Work

Providing free tools and expertise to achieve your goals

Phone: 503-823-7037


Green Your Business

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. Apr 16

    5 Reasons to stop idling after 10 seconds

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

  2. Apr 8

    How could a restaurant cut its energy in half? Ask Tamale Boy.

    Learn how Tamale Boy uses 50% less energy than similar restaurants.

  3. Apr 2

    4 ways to get coworkers excited about Earth Day

    Try these tips during April, or any time of the year.

  4. Apr 2

    For Earth Month (that’s now!), bring your own mug and win prizes

    This April, drink coffee (or tea), use a reusable mug, and get entered to win prizes. Organized by a group of Green Teams throughout Portland.

  5. Mar 24

    Biggest challenges, best solutions: top take-aways from Problem Solved

    Individuals from a wide variety of Portland businesses gathered to share challenges and advice around workplace sustainability efforts.


Recycling boxes

Order free recycling boxes for every area of your office and make recycling as easy as throwing something away. Paper, notebooks, envelopes, file folders - even bottles and cans can go in the box. Learn more »