Businesses boost our local economy and provide jobs. They also use resources and generate waste. The commercial sector can be a powerful driver of change. A business has the potential to be a leader of environmental awareness, showcasing its greening efforts to other businesses, customers, and the larger community of San Francisco. SF Environment has worked with a variety of business sectors, from dentists and garment cleaners to hotels and restaurants, to help green their operations. Environmental practices ensure the sustainability of our natural resources while also being profitable to a business, ensuring its sustainability as well.
The San Francisco Green Business Program recognizes the contributions and greening efforts of local businesses in San Francisco. Get connected to free technical assistance, expert audits, rebates, educational resources, and more!
San Francisco is habitat for 800,000 people – meeting needs for space to work, play, and learn; for food, water, and air; for community with local flora and fauna. SF Environment provides support for urban agriculture and forestry and green buildings, helping residents and businesses harness environmental opportunities.