Growing to Serve You Better
The City of Columbia recently joined Lexington and Richland counties to create a new and more inclusive green business program: Midlands Green Business.
- Access to sustainable mentors
- Green Business workshops and networking events
- Green Business promotional opportunities
- Listing and link on Midlands Green Business website
- Membership seal for office or building
- Begin by establishing a workplace "Green Team." It can be a group of people or it can just be one person.
- Complete online membership application.
- Check off your business' current sustainability measures.
- Highlight at least one sustainability measure that your office would like to implement in the coming year. (Refer to Green Business Help Sheets for ideas.)
- Upon approval, participants will be notified, and the appropriate entity will be in touch with you.
Resources and Links
GREEN BUSINESS FACT:
More than 90 percent of companies realize
cost savings as a direct result
of sustainability programs
according to a Tech Crunch survey.
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
2910 Colonial Drive
Columbia, South Carolina 29203
Mary Pat Baldauf, Sustainability Facilitator
(803) 545-2722 (CPAC)