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Email: sustainabilityatwork@portlandoregon.gov

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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. Jun 3

    How one company is curbing coffee cup waste

    Nossa Familia Coffee is encouraging customers to reduce waste by choosing reusable coffee cups.

  2. May 28

    Why "tanglers" should never go in your recycling bin

    Plastic bags, rope, cords and clothing all wreak havoc at the recycling facility.

  3. May 1

    3 tips to bring bike riders to your business

    Set up free bike racks and promote your bike friendly offerings.

  4. Mar 4

    Highlights from regional green business gathering

    Businesses from Portland and surrounding areas gathered to discuss workplace sustainability on February 27, 2019.

  5. Jan 28

    Can I recycle this? (Plastics edition)

    Find out which plastics can go in your recycling bin, and which can’t.

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