The Santa Monica Green Business Certification Program is an official certification program of the City of Santa Monica under the guidelines of the California Green Business Network (CAGBN). The Program is administered in collaboration with the City of Santa Monica and Sustainable Works. The certification criteria is established by the CAGBN and local city ordinances. The CAGBN leads the state and nation in working with small to medium-sized businesses to grow a vibrant and healthy green economy. Green Business Programs help fosters more livable communities with healthier environments, while also conserving resources and helping businesses cut costs.
These programs are subsized by local governments to make it accessible to small and medium-sized businesses in California.