Benefits of Green Certification

Reduce Costs, Save Money:

  • Implement Green Business practices by reducing use of energy, water, and other resources.

Market Your Business

  • Receive exposure on the California Green Business Network website, our local website, and an upcoming mobile app!
  • Gain a marketing edge as more consumers every day patronize businesses that are mindful of our community and environment.
  • Create a healthier and more comfortable workplace by using less toxic products.

Become a Part of the Green Business Community

  • Enjoy mixers and annual luncheons.
  • Build connections with other certified businesses — starting at workshops where you will learn alongside similar businesses.
  • Certification includes a membership on the state website.

Receive Recognition

  • …in press, print advertising, and Green Business events!
  • Receive Green Business Program (GBP) logos for your promotional materials.
  • Post GBP window decals to show your customers you are certified Green.
  • Receive a GBP certificate suitable to frame and display in your business.

There are many advantages to being certified by the Green Business Program of Santa Barbara County. 

— Annual Luncheon, 2018