Benefits of Green Certification

There are many great reasons for you to sign up for the Green Business Program of Santa Barbara County.

Our local green businesses:

  • Save money by reducing use of energy, water and other resources by implementing Green Business practices.
  • Create a healthier and more comfortable workplace by using less toxic products.
  • Provide a more desirable and inviting workplace and public space.
  • Gain a marketing edge as more and more consumers choose to patronize businesses that are doing the right thing for the environment and community.
  • Join a group of other local businesses, build connections, and learn along with each other.
  • Become part of a larger network of business state-wide through our membership and participation in the California Green Business Program.
  • Receive recognition in the press, at our Green Business events, on our website, print advertising, and by displaying the window decal and program logo on your marketing materials.