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Solatube Achieves Certification from California Network

Solatube International was awarded innovator certification by the California Green Business Network for its two facilities in Vista, California. The certification reflects Solatube's commitment to environmental sustainability and recognizes the its implementation of innovative strategies and best practices for reducing its environmental impact.

About the Green Business Program

The city of Carlsbad Green Business Program is a voluntary certification program designed to help businesses adopt environmentally sustainable practices and operate in a more efficient, cost-effective manner. The program evaluates businesses based on their commitment to improving employee wellness, energy conservation, water conservation, waste reduction, pollution prevention and other environmental initiatives.

Solatube implemented several measures at its Oak Ridge Way and Cousteau Court facilities to earn this certification, including enhancing recycling and composting programs, reducing computer and printer usage, using green-certified products, installing water-efficient fixtures, and using integrated pest management for pest control services. The company has also been diligent in properly storing and disposing of hazardous waste, using materials with recycled content, and eliminating the use of single-use plastic.

Solatube's response

“We are proud to be recognized as a certified green business by the Carlsbad Green Business Program for our two facilities in Vista and to now be members of the California Green Business Network,” says Solatube President Robert Westfall, Jr. “At Solatube, we are committed to reducing our environmental impact and promoting sustainable practices in every aspect of our business. This certification is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our employees and our commitment to sustainability."