AAC in Windsor is now a “Green Business”
On April 7th, 2015 All American Containers Pacific Coast in Windsor, California was certified as a Sonoma County Green Business. The team at AAC worked hard to reduce fuel and carbon emissions by using solar for their electricity and planning delivery routes more efficiently. Water bottles are now refilled from a water cooler and cups are re-used as well. a recycling station was set up to reduce landfill from all aspects of the business. They have gone to 100% electronic billing to reduce environmental impact in many areas.
About the Bay Area Green Business Program
The Bay Area Green Business Program, a founding member of the California Green Business Program, verifies that businesses meet our higher standards of environmental performance. Our partnership of government agencies and utilities helps local businesses comply with environmental regulations and take additional actions to conserve resources, prevent pollution, minimize waste, and reduce their carbon footprint. We offer businesses and agencies an easy-to-use framework for improving environmental performance. More than 2,300 businesses and public agencies have been certified since 1996.
About the California Green Business Program.
Legislation signed in 2011 conferred official state status on the Bay Area Green Business Program and affiliated Programs around the state. California Green Business Program membership confers additional prestige on our businesses.
A Green Business:
- Is recognized as an environmental leader
- Operates efficiently, strengthening the bottom line
- Improves employee morale, health and productivity