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Phone: 503-823-7037

Email: sustainabilityatwork@portlandoregon.gov

Canvas Dreams, LLC

About

logoCanvas Dreams is a sustainable web hosting provider originally founded in 1998. With a staff of ten caring technologists, Canvas Dreams provides comprehensive web hosting, e-commerce, and email services for nearly 4,000 customers worldwide, representing more than 9,000 websites.

Achievements

Gold Certification

  • Canvas Dreams designs its own server hardware to maximize performance while minimizing electricity consumption throughout its fleet of web servers. All technology is purchased locally to support its community.
  • To offset its energy consumption, Canvas Dreams purchases 22,000 kWH every month of renewable wind energy from local wind farms, through Renewable Energy Credits with Bonneville Environmental Foundation.
  • Canvas Dreams is a certified B Corporation and is committed to responsible business practices. When making operating decisions, they take into account the impacts on staff, customers, and the community.
  • The owner of Canvas Dreams is a board member of the VOIS Alliance, a local non-profit organization that champions sustainability causes in the business community and advocates for responsible corporate legislation.
  • Canvas Dreams is an aggressive recycler and has reduced its waste stream to near-zero by recycling additional, non-curbside items such as all plastics, Styrofoam, metals and hardware circuitry.

Location

921 SW Washington, Ste 700, Portland, OR 97205
503-914-1118
http://www.canvasdreams.com

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