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Enironmentally Preferable Purchasing Policy

by | 07/12/2013

These are some requirements of the Bay Area Green Business certification for reducing environmental impact and hazards to workers while increasing sustainability.

Local Hiring Model Policy

by | 07/17/2013

This is a template for companies to show their commitment to hiring locally. It also lists some resources for advertising open positions.

Example Environmental Policy

by | 08/13/2013

This is an example environmental policy that you can adapt and specify to your business and have signed by an officer on letterhead.

Green Purchasing Policy Template

by | 08/26/2013

This model policy was developed to be straightforward and consistent with our checklist. Feel free to use this-- but make changes so it is applicable to you! Delete and change things so it is easy to follow, add product links or specs, etc. Make it a useful tool.

Greenhouse Gas Inventory in Monterey Bay Area

by | 12/18/2013

Businesses that have over 30 employees in the Monterey Bay Area (Santa Cruz County, San Benito County, and Monterey County) need to fill out a Greenhouse Gas Inventory survey as part of their Green Business Certification.

Green Team project management template

by | 01/19/2016

Keep track of your business' progress through the Green Business Program. Assign employees to specific measures, and designate deadlines for the completion of the project.