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3 Myths About Oil Spills in the Shop

No matter how much we try—spills happen sometimes. In an auto repair shop, common spills involve toxic fluids like antifreeze, solvents, and especially oil. If these substances make their way into a storm drain, they’ll end up in our local rivers and streams.

City of Tigard Fleet EcoBiz Certified

City of Tigard Fleet Services, located at 8777 SW Burnham Street in Tigard, Oregon, has been recertified through EcoBiz. First certified in 2016, City of Tigard Fleet Services has continued to go above compliance to perform eco-friendly repair of fleet vehicles. Several important actions have been taken in recent years…

Autobahn Motorwerks EcoBiz Certified

Autobahn Motorwerks, located at 4410 SW 142nd Avenue in Beaverton, Oregon, has recertified as an EcoBiz. First certified in 2017, Autobahn Motorwerks has continued to find innovative solutions to perform environmentally-friendly automotive repair. A regional leader in less toxic parts cleaning, Autobahn Motorwerks uses an ultrasonic parts washer with an…

Bickmore Auto Sales – EcoBiz Certified

Bickmore Auto Sales, located at 2020 E Powell Blvd in Gresham, Oregon is now EcoBiz Certified. Sustainability and protecting employee/customer health is a top priority at Bickmore Auto Sales. Becoming EcoBiz certified was a way they could show that priority to their customers. “It’s been an exciting process. It’s been…

Beaverton Auto Body & Paint – EcoBiz Certified

Beaverton Auto Body & Paint has gained EcoBiz Certification for their commitment to protecting the environment. Located at 4330 SW 142nd Ave. in Beaverton, Oregon, they are a full service auto body repair facility, repairing any vehicle make or model. Beaverton Auto Body & Paint has implemented several best practices,…

Kuni BMW – EcoBiz Certified

Kuni BMW has gained EcoBiz Certification for their commitment to protecting the environment. Kuni, located at 10999 Southwest Canyon Road in Beaverton, Oregon specializes in BMW Maintenance and Repair. Kuni BMW has implemented several best practices, including: Providing secondary containment for all fluids 55 gallons or greater Placing spill kits around…

Tualatin Valley Water District Fleet – EcoBiz Certified

Tualatin Valley Water District (TVWD) Fleet Services, located at 1850 SW 170th Ave in Beaverton, Oregon, has recertified as an EcoBiz. First certified in 2006, TVWD Fleet has continued to go above and beyond environmental compliance and serve as an example for other fleets. “Tualatin Valley Water District’s robust vehicle…

Gresham Ford – EcoBiz Certified

Gresham Ford, located at 1999 Powell Blvd in Gresham, Oregon is now EcoBiz Certified. Sustainability has been a priority at Gresham Ford for many years, as demonstrated by their certification under the Gresham Green Business Program since 2007. “I believe Gresham Ford’s Green Business and EcoBiz Certifications will steer eco-conscious…

Larry Potter Landscape Services – EcoBiz Certified

On November 15, 2019, Posted by In New Certification

Larry Potter Landscape Services, located in Oregon City, is now EcoBiz Certified. Larry Potter focuses on water conservation through landscape design, proper irrigation, and overall health of the landscape. This focus on water conservation has led him to work on projects for the Clackamas River Water Providers. He has helped…

The Green Seed – EcoBiz Certified

On November 9, 2019, Posted by In New Certification

The Green Seed, located in Canby, is now EcoBiz Certified. This business offers sustainable landscape design and build, and a Certified Naturally Grown nursery. “Our goal is to create all of our designs in the most sustainable way possible.” Owners, Emily and Austin, consider sustainability at every step. To achieve…