Join the San Francisco Green Business program to get paid back for climate-friendly purchases.
Save money, attract customers, and conserve resources
Prebates (purchases of products or services that are made directly by the Green Business Program) and rebates (reimbursements) up to $1,500 are available for green purchases or upgrades for businesses that complete the recognition process, such as:
- LED lighting
- Ventilation system upgrades
- Water efficient plumbing fixtures
- Purchase of 100% renewable energy
- Compostable or reusable foodware
- Cleaning and disinfecting products
- ENERGY STAR® equipment
- Recycled content paper products
- Prebates and rebates are available on a first-come first-served basis for newly recognized Entry-Level or Certified San Francisco Green Businesses.
- Businesses must meet at least one of the following criteria:
- Annual revenue less than $250,000, OR
- Is a non-profit organization, or a fiscally sponsored project of a non-profit organization, OR
- Is located in one of the following zip codes: 94102, 94103, 94108, 94109, 94110, 94112, 94115, 94116, 94118, 94121, 94122, 94124, 94127, 94130, or 94134
"I participated in the Green Business Program because I wanted a healthier environment for my staff and clients.”
- Hisun Kang, Savvy Cleaners
"I was assigned this task for our organization. At first, I wasn't thrilled, but along the way, I have embraced the spirit of saving the environment and rethinking, reimagining, re-establishing the way we work that respects and honors the planet."
- Rika Chambers, African American Art and Culture Complex
Take these four easy steps to become an Entry-Level San Francisco Green Business!
- Register for the Green Business Program at GreenBusinessCA.org
- Schedule a 1-hour site visit by emailing email@example.com or calling (415) 355-3778
- Complete the Green Business action items outlined below
- Submit rebate receipts and/or make a request for prebates
Green Business Entry-Level Checklist
For questions or assistance registering, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 415.355.3778
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