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Rogue Valley Sewer Services Fleet – EcoBiz Certified

Rogue Valley Sewer Services (RVSS) Fleet, located at 138 West Vilas Road in Central Point, Oregon is now EcoBiz Certified. RVSS provides regional wastewater disposal, serving much of the unincorporated area of Jackson County, including White City, Central Point, Eagle Point, Talent, Phoenix, Jacksonville, and portions of Medford. They maintain…

Amaranth Organic Gardening – EcoBiz Certified

Amaranth Organic Gardening is now EcoBiz Certified. They provide landscape design, installation, maintenance, and education on stewardship in the Portland Metro area. This certification was quick and easy, as Amaranth was already operating above EcoBiz landscaping standards. They use zero chemicals, opting for low-maintenance plants and carefully considering the right…

U-Haul, Sherwood – EcoBiz Certified

U-Haul, located at 13921 SW Tualatin-Sherwood Road in Sherwood, is now EcoBiz Certified. U-Haul repairs their vehicles at this location, provides truck rentals, and more. To gain EcoBiz certification, Manager Brandon Almond took several steps to protect the environment. U-Haul added secondary containment for hazardous materials, moved all waste under cover,…

Matrix Integrated, Westside – EcoBiz Certified

Matrix Integrated (Westside), located at 12930 NW Cornell Rd in Portland, is now EcoBiz Certified. Matrix is a full-service German automotive facility, dedicated to the diagnosis, repair, maintenance and performance of Audi, BMW, Mercedes, MINI Cooper, Porsche & VW. To gain EcoBiz certification, owner Jeremy Williams took many steps to protect the…

Madness Motorworks – EcoBiz Certified

On October 18, 2017, Posted by In New Certification

Madness Motorworks has gained EcoBiz Certification for their commitment to protecting the environment. Madness, located at 12047 SW Pacific Hwy in Tigard, specializes in BMW and MINI Maintenance and Repair. The shop recently completed a number of measures to reach certification, including: Adding containment for 220g. of hazardous liquids Compiling all product Safety Data Sheets (SDS) Placing spill kits around…

Gearhead Garage – EcoBiz Certified

Gearhead Garage, which offers customers what they need to fix their own vehicles, is now EcoBiz Certified. Located at 13955 SW 72nd Ave. in Tigard, Gearhead offers hourly and daily rates for tool and lift rentals. DIY mechanics work in a safe, dry, and environmentally friendly setting. To gain EcoBiz certification owner…

Canyon Auto Repair – EcoBiz Certified

Canyon Auto Repair, located at 11591 SW Canyon Road in Beaverton, gained EcoBiz Certification in July. The shop was recognized by the Oregon DEQ and Clean Water Services. Shop manager Garrett Krupp, with support from owner Lee Nguyen, took multiple steps to prevent spills and protect the environment. Canyon Auto Repair…

Heitzman Body & Paint Continues Legacy of Excellence

Heitzman Body & Paint, an eighty-year-old Beaverton institution, doesn’t rest on its laurels. Committed to quality, the shop has continued to improve its processes and services while reducing its ecological impact.Heitzman’s President, Lisa Thomson, is also the granddaughter of founder Tom Heitzman. In her 32 years at the company, she…

Sense of Place Permaculture – EcoBiz Certified

“Permaculture” is a “design system for creation of sustainable human landscapes”, according to owner Nick Bezzerides of Sense of Place Permaculture.  His company does more than create landscapes for food, beauty, and ecological function, but also has a mission for connecting people with nature and encouraging them to be outside and…

Portland Edible Gardens – EcoBiz Certified

Portland Edible Gardens has received EcoBiz Certification, gaining recognition for their sustainable business practices. Portland Edible Gardens specializes in building custom raised garden beds, planting edible landscaping, and providing personalized seasonal planting plans and maintenance services. Owner Ian Wilson knew EcoBiz certification would matter to his customers, and knew he was already…