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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon

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Sustainability at Work promotes better workplaces, healthy communities

BPS recently engaged over 400 businesses and 30 organizations to improve our business services. Together with our partners, we’re excited to launch Sustainability at Work. This integrates the services of Recycle at Work, Portland Composts and BEST Business Center. We bring you the same friendly team of experts, and are introducing some great new features – including new recognition opportunities!

Our tools are at your fingertips. You can now directly access our checklist of best practices, free tools and incentives on our new website,

Certification to showcase your achievements. Sustainability at Work now offers Bronze, Silver, and Gold levels of certification for Portland businesses and organizations based on their level of achievement. Plus, we’ve launched a new online directory of certified business that spotlights the concrete actions they are taking to strengthen our economy, community and environment.

People. Planet. Profit. Businesses in Portland play an important role in reducing disparities, promoting equitable outcomes, and make our city a place where all communities are prosperous and have real opportunity. We’ve launched a pilot to share best practices for a socially sustainable workplace – and to collect your best thinking on this important subject over the next year.

Take action. In addition to providing free tools and expertise, your Sustainability Advisor can help you build an action plan. Together, you’ll set achievable goals and prioritize actions that will deliver the biggest benefit to your company, employees and community.

Visit our website to learn more: