To provide guidance, strategies and resources for Sarasota County businesses to operate in an environmentally responsible manner.
The Green Business Partnership is open to all businesses in Sarasota County. Certified Green Business Partners are recognized as environmental leaders in our community. Green Business Partners pledge to demonstrate their environmental stewardship by reducing waste and conserving natural resources, and by operating an environmentally responsible business. More than 250 businesses have earned certification. Program certification includes an on-site verification of reduction, reuse and conservation practices in:
• Business Operations
• Solid Waste Management
• Energy and Water Consumption
Green business partners receive the following benefits by participating in the program.
• Official Logo Usage and Certificate
• Green Business Website Business Listing
• Free Waste and Energy Assessments
• Media Exposure
• Cost Savings
• Technical Assistance
• Increased Productivity
• Community Recognition
• Networking Opportunities