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Sustainability at Work

Providing free tools and expertise to achieve your goals

Phone: 503-823-7037

Email: sustainabilityatwork@portlandoregon.gov

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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. Feb 20

    Getting buy-in: Speak to their interests

    Frame your sustainability initiatives in terms decision makers care about.

  2. Jan 25

    Get a gold star for going green

    Get certified by May 1, and your business's name will be in our full-page WW promotion in June.

  3. Jan 18

    Deposit bottle recycling expands: More to redeem in 2018!

    January 1 marked the start of an expanded Oregon Bottle Bill, with new beverage containers now having a 10-cent refund.

  4. Dec 28

    Updating your gadgets? Don’t miss a golden opportunity.

    Recycling old computers and TVs is required by law in Oregon – it’s also easy and free.

  5. Nov 28

    Finding opportunity in a recycling challenge

    When recycling non-curbside plastics was no longer an option, New Seasons Market looked for opportunities for positive change.

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