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Alicia Ravetto, Architect
Alicia Ravetto AIA - LEED® AP BD+C
LEED® Faculty
105 E Main St
Carrboro. NC 27510
Environmentally sensitive architecture. NC HUB vendor, City of Raleigh MWOB, City of Durham, SDBE. Advanced building technologies and clean renewable energy. Daylighting. LEED consulting. Custom new homes, renovations and additions.

Bella Domus
304 W Weaver St
Carrboro, NC 27510
Beautiful homes, renovations and additions that honor the environment, centered on organic, place-based design principles honed right here in the Triangle since 1992.

Bizios Architect
1502 W NC 54, Suite 602
Durham, NC 27707
Additions/renovations, consulting, new construction. Design for healthy, sustainable, energy efficient homes. LEED Accredited Professionals.

Ellen Cassilly Architect, Inc.
600 Foster St
Durham, NC 27701
We seamlessly integrate the latest in sustainable technologies into intelligent designs that foster vibrant urban communities for your home or office. LEED-AP staff.

Frank Harmon Architect PA
706 Mountford Ave
Raleigh, NC 27603
Frank Harmon Architect PA is an award-winning architectural firm based in Raleigh, North Carolina. We are committed to producing modern, innovative, sustainable, and regionally appropriate buildings and spaces, regardless of size or budget.

Richter-Norton & Crews Architects
421 Ray Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Sustainable architecture and design for renovations and new construction. We welcome any size project: multigenerational and energy-efficiency upgrades for residential, business and mixed use. LEED-AP, HUB.

W. Wayne Jones, AIA, LEED AP
Jones Architecture, PLLC
5306 Six Forks Road, Suite 221
Raleigh, NC 27609
Practicing energy-efficient and climate-responsive green design for commercial and residential projects for over 20 years.


Elemental, a green collective
916 S Chapman St
Greensboro, NC 27403
From concept to completion, Elemental Green Collective provides full service sustainable design, green building products, showroom and a LEED-certified builder.

Residential Designers

36° South
3904 Hope Valley Road
Durham, NC 27707
Call 36° South before you make any modification to your home. It is a collection of systems, change one and you impact others.

Four over One Design
PO Box 355
Durham, NC 27702
Preservation is Green! 4/1 provides design & consulting for residential remodels, restoration, preservation and additions. Your old house made better: functional, efficient and beautiful.


Be Green, Be The Change
3608-200 Davis Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
100% organic cotton T-shirts and baby clothing designed by local artists. 10% profits donated to "green" charities in our community. Group and corporate rates available.

2009 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707
Try out an organic SavvyRest mattress or pillow in our new Durham store! 100% natural latex is chemical free, hypoallergenic and fully customizable. Call ahead for store hours or directions.

Nest Organics
51 N Lexington Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
Dedicated to offering organic, non-toxic and environmentally sustainable products for babies, children and the home. Including a full line of organic mattresses from cradle to king.

The Stock Exchange
6120 B Farrington Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517

What could be greener than recycling clothes! Designer clothing, handbags, shoes and more at a fraction of the original price! Come see "Chapel Hill's Premier Consignment Boutique"— Voted BEST of the TRIANGLE!

99 S Elliott Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Eco-friendly shopping just got local. Healthy lifestyle, organic clothing, safe toys and baby gear, eco-gifts and accessories, outdoor living. Contemporary—Sustainable—Affordable. Shop Twig.


Ambiente International
10700 World Trade Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27617
Ambiente offers only the best in eco-friendly furniture. Visit out 30,000-square-foot showroom for the best selection of modern furniture in the Carolinas at the best price.

EcoSelect Furniture
Custom made eco-friendly leather and hemp fabric chairs, sofas and loveseats. We can customize the height of your chair if you are tall or short.


Chapel Hill Restaurant Group
(411 West, 518 West, Squid's, Spanky's, MEZ Contemporary Mexican)
PO Box 7
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
The Chapel Hill Restaurant Group was named the 2007 "Sustainable Business of the Year," and is the first Green Plus Certified Business in North Carolina.

Chatham Marketplace
480 Hillsboro St, Suite 320
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Your Local Co-op Grocery & Café. Local produce, meats, dairy, cheeses, bread and more! Full selection of groceries, supplements, beer & wine, salad bar, sandwiches.

Double R Cattle Services, Inc.
701 Ollie's Lane
Hillsborough, NC 27278
100% grass-fed beef—no added hormones, antibiotics or animal by-product feedstuffs. Locally raised on our family farm for your family table.

Eastern Carolina Organics, LLC
547 Industrial Park Drive, Suite 192-A
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Eastern Carolina Organics cultivates a sustainable food system through distribution—bringing fresh, local, organic produce from NC farms to restaurants and groceries. We're grower- and employee-owned.

Piedmont Biofarms, LLC
PO Box 661
220 Lorax Lane
Pittsboro, NC 27312

Piedmont Biofarm, led by Doug Jones, is a year-round vegetable farm in Pittsboro. We run a CSA program and sell at the Durham Farmers' Market.


240 Newton Road, Suite 111
Raleigh, NC 27615
Earth-friendly products for cats and dogs made in the USA. Good for your pet, good for the earth.



The Tribute Apartments
1300 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27612
Get connected at the Tribute Apartments. Brand new living experience. 1 & 2 bedroom layouts, covered parking, fitness & gaming centers, Euro-style pool, demonstration kitchen with monthly socials.


Rhodes Gap
Market Garden Neighborhood
Murphy School Road at Friends School Road
Orange County
Live sustainably at Rhodes Gap, located in Orange County near Duke Forest. Neighborhood design is guided by green homebuilding, native-plant landscaping, and local food production principles.

Veridia Solar Community
810 Old Fayetteville Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27510
Veridia Solar Community, located near the heart of Carrboro, sets a new standard for sustainable development: Affordable, sustainable and convenient—learn more at


Interior Finishes

118 E Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510
Organic and sustainable textiles for the home including linens by Marimekko, Libeco, Bella Notte and Danica. Fully recyclable carpet for Flor and sustainably produced natural fiber rugs by Merida. Lots of bamboo and recycled items and crafts. Gift registry available.


Common Ground Green Building Center
326 W Geer St
Durham, NC 27701
Committed to providing the Triangle area with truly eco-friendly options, we offer a variety of green products for your home improvement or new building projects.


Accent Hardwood Flooring, Inc.
601 Foster St
Durham, NC 27701
We sell and install eco-friendly cork and bamboo flooring. Wood flooring has been and continues to be the "green choice" for the environmentally conscious consumer.


Green Sky Sustainable Design
Comprehensive roofscape (vegetative/green roof) and landscape and consultation, design, installation, maintenance with emphasis on edible, native, drought tolerant plants. Locally-owned with 17 years experience.


Habitat for Humanity ReStore
5501 US Hwy 15-501 Durham/Chapel Hill Blvd
Durham, NC 27707
The ReStore sells gently used furniture, appliances and household goods as well as building and construction materials to the public to raise money for Habitat for Humanity.

The Last Unicorn
536 Edwards Ridge Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
The Last Unicorn sells olde things (for home and garden) to folks with good taste. Specializing in period iron gates. Five acre outdoor showroom = "iron farm."

Sustainable Wood Products

Heartwood Pine Floors, Inc.
2722 NC 87 South
Moncure, NC 27559
Specialists in the art of reclaimed antique heart pine since 1982. Please visit our showroom in Pittsboro or call us for a free Heartwood Pine sample kit. 1-800-524-PINE

Old Growth Riverwood
1407-B Castle Hayne Road
Wilmington, NC 28401
Reclaimed and recovered wood products for residential and commercial use; riverwood, flooring, furniture, countertops, mantels, sawing and drying, millwork, trims, picture frames etc.



Bingham Ridge
A Silverwood Community
5424 Hough Road
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Silverwood Inc. is a residential real estate development and design firm specializing in green communities with energy efficient solar homes. Custom design services offered.

G. Crabtree Home Building
1507 Tyler Court
Durham, NC 27701
Local builders for over 27 years, now building ENERGY STAR and Green Certified homes in Durham, Orange and Chatham counties. See more @

Green Home Builders of the Triangle (GHBT)
Home Builders Association of Durham, Orange and Chatham
20 West Colony Place, Suite 180
Durham, NC 27705
GHBT, a project of the Triangle-area Home Builders Association, promotes construction of homes that are more durable, healthier, and use less energy and natural resources.

New Vista Development, Inc.
109 N Graham St, Suite 101
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Under Kurt Mueller's leadership, New Vista Development specializes in the design, build and renovation process of highly efficient green and custom homes for discriminating clients.

Out of the Woods Builders
1601 Valley Creek Drive
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Committed to the highest standards of craftsmanship and professionalism, Out of the Woods Builders creates quality homes with an emphasis on green building and sustainability.

PJM Designs
3325 Alamance Church Road
Julian, NC 27283
Residential building and design. A LEED for home custom builder.

Sun River Builders Signature Homes, Inc.
3101-F Guess Road
Durham, NC 27705
Local, flexible, NC-licensed general contractors. Built Energy Star and Green certified homes ranging from semi-custom entry level to fully custom high 600's.

Build, Renovate and Remodel

Carolina Cob
Learn Natural Building. Interested in building your own green playhouse, chicken coop, garden wall or a room of your own? Visit for Workshop Schedule.

Carolina Country Builders
1459 Redbud Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Design-build firm of new homes, additions and renovations for over 20 years in Orange and Chatham counties that use renewable energy and/or are built green.

Clayton i-house
5000 Clayton Road
Maryville, TN 37804
Clayton i-house is a modern, green, pre-fab home that has the versatility to be arranged in may different configurations, dependent only upon the customer's needs.

Eco Interiors
Eco Interiors provides eco-logical, healthful and stylish design solutions for interior renovation and construction. Home, business and LEED design-build services are customized to fit your budget and lifestyle.

Entity, Inc.
48 Mary Charles Lane
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Services include custom home building and remodeling. Green building procedures and practices include energy efficient designs, solar concepts and ensuring healthy indoor air quality.

Green Door Design/Build
PO Box 30
Pittsboro, NC 27312
At Green Door Design/Build we mix innovative green technologies with local and reclaimed materials to create inventive and affordable residential, commercial and public spaces.

Indoor Environmental Systems
924 W Chatham St
Cary, NC 27511
Indoor Environmental Systems, Inc. is located in Cary, NC and provides attic insulation, sealed crawl spaces, mold/water remediation, HVAC Services and more. Our mold and radon services come with a Lifetime Warranty. After your free consultation, IES can provide a "Healthy Home" and Solar Site Assessments; our trained employees provide the craftsmanship.

Isaac's Floor Refinishing
3215 US Hwy 70-A
Hillsborough, NC 27278
Quality floor installation, sanding, refinishing and stains. Free estimates—998-8039.

LiveGreen, Inc.
LiveGreen Inc can help you find practical, affordable ways to reduce your home's energy bills and improve your comfort and indoor air quality. Call today for a FREE Home Energy Assessment!

NC Green Plumbing
PO Box 1385
Carrboro, NC 27510

Providing all plumbing services. Specializing in green and sustainable plumbing products and installations.

Red-B Construction
PO Box 52028
Durham, NC 27717
Red-B provides consulting, design and build services for both new construction and remodels, pushing the limit on green performance and quality craftsmanship.


Keep Durham Beautiful
2011 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC 27704
Keep Durham Beautiful organizes and engages Durham residents to take ownership of their community environment through volunteer litter prevention, recycling education and beautification projects.

NC GreenPower
909 Capability Drive, Suite 2100
Raleigh, NC 27606
Established in 2003, NC GreenPower is a statewide nonprofit organization, supporting local Renewable Energy and Carbon Offset projects through voluntary donations to the program.

Roundtable on Sustainable Biofuels (RSB)
220 Lorax Lane, Suite 192-A
Pittsboro, NC 27312
The RSB is an international initiative based in Switzerland to develop a sustainability certification system to ensure that biofuels deliver on their promise of sustainability.


Carolina Common Well
112 Solterra Way
Durham, NC 27705
Carolina Common Well, an agrarian intentional community and eco-village, forming in the Durham/Chapel Hill area, seeks people with green skills and resources to join its founder pioneers community.

Energy Audit and Remodeling

Carolina Solar Control, Inc.
9591 Chapel Hill Road #144
Morrisville, NC 27560
Make your home or office more energy efficient and reduce utility costs by reducing the solar heat gain through your windows with 3M window films.

Clean Energy Durham
PO Box 2223
Durham, NC 27702
Clean Energy Durham's unique program helps neighbors save energy and build community. Our workshops offer easy no-cost and low-cost methods to reduce energy use, helping neighbors save money and reducing our carbon footprint.

Eco-efficient, Inc.
3737 Glenwood Ave
Raleigh, NC 27612
Turn your home into a healthy, high performance energy efficient machine. We test, execute your choice of energy solutions, and retest. Analysis + Solutions = Performance + Savings.
Comprehensive written evaluation: health, money savings, lower carbon footprint, solar potential, cisterns. Unbiased, honest, local, green! Full service consulting, remodeling and project management for your property.

Energy Savers of NC
806 N Arendell Ave
Zebulon, NC 27597
Save Money. Add Value. Be more comfortable and help the environment by improving the energy efficiency of your home. Contact us for a free home energy consultation.

Energy Tribe
PO Box 2006
Chapel Hill, NC 27515
EnergyTribe's HomeStar/BPI certified audits utilize infrared cameras to surgically pinpoint energy loss. We offer one-stop solutions for advice, audits and retrofits. Visit today.

Prime Energy Group
PO Box 10156
Raleigh, NC 27605
Prime Energy Group works with homeowners, builders and architects to deliver an energy efficient home, guaranteed. Mechanical sizing; spray insulation; guaranteed energy bills.

Proactive Energy Systems
3721 Benson Drive
Raleigh, NC 27609
ProActive Energy Systems will provide a free home energy audit, reduce your home's carbon footprint, save energy costs, and make your home more comfortable.

Southern Energy Management
101 Kitty Hawk Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
Providing energy audits, verification for Energy Star and green building programs and installation of solar water heating and solar electric systems for homeowners, builders and businesses since 2001.

Sundogs Solutions
A local company dedicated to creating sustainable, healthy homes in our community. Home performance—renewable energy solutions—weatherization—renovations—green building.

Sustainable Building Solutions
4608-L Industry Lane
Durham, NC 27713
Sustainable Building Solution—HVAC, sprayfoam insulation, energy audits, geothermal, rainwater harvesting, sealed crawlspaces. A one-stop shop for making your home healthy, efficient and green.

Synergy Insulation Solutions, Inc.
37 Autumn Woods Drive
Durham, NC 27713
Improve your home's energy efficiency and reduce heating/cooling costs. Synergy Insulation Solutions offers energy audits as well as residential and commercial insulation services.


American Solar Energy Society's National Solar Conference
Raleigh Convention Center, May 16-21, 2011
SOLAR 2011 is American's leading conference on the emerging opportunities shaping the new energy economy. Join SOLAR 2011 at the Raleigh Convention Center and find out how to Cash in on Clean Energy!

Solar Lighting/ Systems

Carolina Solar Energy Systems, Inc.
1413 Marion St
Greensboro, NC 27402
The professionals at Carolina Solar Energy Systems install the most efficient and top of the line hot water systems in North Carolina.

Honey Electric Solar, Inc.
4501 Alamance Church Road
Liberty, NC 27298
Expert design, sales, installations of SOLAR SYSTEMS; electric (PV), water heaters, swimming pool heaters. Proudly serving homeowners, businesses and schools since 1994. Licensed, Insured, NABCEP.

Hunter Knepshield Co.
Cary, NC
Representing SOL, Inc, the leading manufacturer of solar lighting since 1990. SOL develops LED solar solutions that are well engineered and install easily for your outdoor application.

Skyward Solar Power
3109 Hillsborough Road
Durham, NC 27705
Skyward Solar Power designs and installs custom solar power and solar hot water heaters. Call today for complimentary site analysis. Residential—Commercial—Agricultural.

Solar Consultants
PO Box 1254
Carrboro, NC 27510
Solar Consultants: Designing, installing and servicing solar and high-efficiency backup heating systems for water, pools and radiant floors locally for thirty years. Free fuel for life!

Solar Gain
100 Fan Branch Lane
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
We're proud to install solar hot water systems that last a generation at a price that makes economic sense. Residential and commercial.

Solar Tech South
1119 US Hwy 15-501 South
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Solar Tech South offers integrated Schüco photovoltaic and thermal solar systems for commercial and residential applications, completely customized to fit each client's needs.

Windsong Energy Solutions, LLC
2271 Lakeview Terrace
Burlington, NC 27215
NC Licensed Electrical Contractor specializing in solar electric power. Performance designed On Grid systems for Commercial, Residential or Agricultural applications. Exceptional installations for reasonable investment.

YES! Solar Solutions
410 Ledgestone Way
Cary, NC 27519
We are locally owned and Cary-based, serving the Triangle with energy assessment and solutions, including solar photovoltaic and solar thermal systems for residential and light commercial.


Terrible Creek Executive Retreat & Eco-Center
6421 Johnson Pond Road
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
Inspiring conference center set on ten rustic acres, offering unique facilities for meetings and workshops, serene, inspiring, and very private woods, creek, pond and pasture. The conference center is built from reclaimed materials featuring active and passive solar systems.


Community Independent School
2089 Lamont Norwood Road
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Community Independent School is an innovative educational leader that believes children should be active participants in the process of learning. Founded in 1993, CIS has provided hands on dynamic education to children in the formative years.

Emerson Waldorf School
6211 New Jericho Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Green Living and Green Learning since 1984. We provide a challenging academic and practical education, which fosters awareness of the interconnectedness of all living things.

Scrap Exchange
548 Foster St
Durham, NC 27701
The Scrap Exchange, a creative reuse center: retail store, gallery, workshops. Located at 548 Foster Street, Durham. 919-688-6960,, Monday–Friday 11 am–5 pm, Saturday 10 am–5 pm, Sunday 12–5 pm

The Abundance Foundation
PO Box 1113
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Building our local foodshed, modeling renewable energy and inspiring community. Abundance Foundation achieves it's mission through sustainability workshops, adult and children's tours and special events.


Haw River Assembly
PO Box 187
Bynum, NC 27728
Working to protect and restore the Haw River and Jordan Lake. Join us at our 21st Haw River Festival in Saxapahaw, NC—May 1st!


Green Plus/Institute for Sustainable Development
PO Box 2704
Chapel Hill, NC 27515
Green Plus is an educational certification program that provides small and medium-sized organizations affordable, practical tools to become sustainable based on the triple bottom line.

Raleigh's NeighborWoods
PO Box 590
Raleigh, NC 27601

Sustainable Raleigh
PO Box 590
Raleigh, NC 27602
Raleigh's sustainability commitment is a cornerstone of our vision for the future. We are your resource. Discover what steps Raleigh is taking!



Lazarus Financial Planning
5614 Welkin Court
Durham, NC 27713
Jennifer Lazarus, CFP. Providing comprehensive financial planning, SRI consultations and cash flow consultations. Specializing in community investments, no-load SRI mutual funds and LGBT planning issues.

Wetrock Resources, LLC
714 Ninth St
Durham, NC 27705
Innovative sustainable land development. Plant the seeds and see the fruits. Invest locally.


Peaceful Promotions
332 Fearrington Post
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Peaceful Promotions specializes in green marketing, providing over 500,000 products produced for custom imprinting. We help businesses propel their critical messages in a sustainable way.

Springleaf Strategies
PO Box 99101
Raleigh, NC 27624
Springleaf Strategies is a marketing and consulting firm focused on helping businesses grow through planning and implementation of strategic business initiatives. Let's get started.

Eco-certified brokers & realtors

Gary Clark, GREEN Realtor
Coldwell Banker Howard Perry & Walston
5000 Falls of Neuse Road, Suite 100
Raleigh, NC 27609
Honest, trustworthy, caring, award-winning, local Realtor with the National Association of Realtors GREEN Designation. Search homes on your mobile phone. Free application, text "AHIR" to 87778.

Liz Dean, Broker/Realtor
5102 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd
Durham, NC 27707
Thinking "Green" can make a difference in the way we all live. Whether you are buying or selling your home, Liz Dean can help discern what Green means to you. Peak, Swirles and Cavallito Properties.

Terra Nova Global Properties
605 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510
We want you to understand that you are our client, not a one-time customer. We value your relationship and take our responsibilities as your real estate advisor very seriously. Our service to you is long term, before, during and after the sale.

Weaver Street Realty
116 E Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510
Weaver Street Realty combines business with ecology and offers an alternative way of approaching real estate; integrity driven, inclusive, protective of land and community resources.


Chatham Wireless
PO Box 1885
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Chatham Wireless has been installing wireless technology applications since 1997. Our mission is to provide and develop sustainable broadband technology and accessibility in Chatham County.

The Change Creation
192A Lorax Lane
Pittsboro, NC 27312
We are a brand creation and design agency that only works with entities whose growth makes the world more sustainable, more equitable and less corporate.

Grass Roots Press, Inc.
401 1/2 W Peace St
Raleigh, NC 27603
Environmentally sensitive union printer combining progressive politics and sustainability. Recycled, chlorine-free papers, soy/vegetable inks. Focusing on spot color, small runs. Hablamos Español. Green America member.

Working Films
602 S Fifth Ave
Wilmington, NC 28401
Linking non-fiction media to cutting-edge activism.


Pine Forest Memorial Gardens
770 Stadium Drive
Wake Forest, NC 27587
For those who seek an alternative, economical, environmentally-friendly option to modern burial practice. Visiting a loved one's green burial grave is an opportunity to connect with the beauty of nature.



EcoBlend, LLC
PO Box 1699
193 Lorax Lane
Pittsboro, NC 27312
EcoBlend is a local producer of highly effective, environmentally responsible pesticides and herbicides, made from botanical ingredients, for use in your home, garden and farm.


Eco-nomic Cleaning Services
Eco-nomic Cleaning Services is a locally-owned and -operated green cleaning business dedicated to providing the highest quality, professional cleaning services to the Triangle and surrounding areas.

Tangerine Clean
Tangerine Clean—Clean, affordable home cleaning. A worker-owned cooperative. Deep cleans, move-in/move-out, regular cleanings.

Garden Center

Atlantic Avenue Orchid & Garden
5217 Atlantic Ave
Raleigh, NC 27616
Atlantic Avenue Orchid & Garden is your source for natural and organic gardening solutions including insect, disease and weed control. Ask us about organic lawn care!

Gardens open to the public

Green Pony Garden at Finnabar Farm
6319 Dodson's Crossroad
Hillsborough, NC 27278
All-organic, all-sustainable native plant nursery. Garden planning, design and maintenance. We have ALWAYS been green! See the garden—call or visit our website for an appointment.

North Carolina Botanical Garden
UNC-Chapel Hill
Corner Old Mason Farm Road/Fordham Blvd (US 15-501/NC 54)
Visit our native gardens and nature trails to learn about sustainable gardening practices and purchase native perennials, vines, ferns, shrubs, and trees for your garden.

Sarah P. Duke Gardens
426 Anderson StDurham, NC 27708
Elegant indoor & outdoor facility rentals for events of all sizes. Adult & children's discovery programs. Plant & craft festivals April 24 and Sept 25.


Aerial Innovations Tree Care and Preservation
Certified arborists specializing in the art and science of tree care. We offer organic pest and disease management, planting, pruning and removal.

Bloomsbury Landscapes
1930 Wake Forest Road
Raleigh, NC 27608
Bloomsbury Landscapes is your full service residential/commercial landscape company, providing a quality service to the Triangle and surrounding areas for more than 20 years.

Bountiful Backyards
723 N Mangum St
Durham, NC 27701
Bountiful Backyards specializes in edible landscape design and installation. We use permaculture inspired principles and techniques to create living soils and beautiful self-sustaining gardens.

Landscape Supply

Novozymes Nature's GREEN-RELEAF
PO Box 576
Franklinton, NC 27525
Nature's GREEN-RELEAF compost is organic humus that has the unique ability to improve the chemical, physical and biological characteristics of soils or growing media.

Lawn Care

Clean Air Lawn Care
Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Durham and Pittsboro
Sustainable, zero-emissions mowing with electric and bio-diesel powered mowers, organic fertilizers, affordable rates and excellent service. We are changing the way America mows the lawn!!

Green Energy Lawn Care
Affordable, clean and quiet residential and commercial lawn care services. Zero emission mowing, pesticide free, organic fertilizers safe for kids and pets. Call for a free estimate.

Pleasant Green Grass
1433 Cole Mill Road
Durham, NC 27705
Pleasant Green Grass—Organic Lawn Care. Organic fertilizers, weed control, compost tea, soil analysis, aeration, bio pest control. Free Estimates.


Niche Gardens
1111 Dawson Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Specializing in nursery-propagated wildflowers and natives, perennials, ornamental grasses, and unusual trees and shrubs. Garden for wildlife with bird, butterfly and pollinator plants from Niche Gardens.


New Leaf Painting
Wake Forest, NC
Interior-Exterior, Residential-Commercial, Non-Toxic Contractor. Great paint, good prices, free estimates. Living green is living healthy, and living healthy is living non-toxic.


Orange County Solid Waste Management
1207 Eubanks Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Providing a wide range of solid waste and recycling services to Orange County residents and businesses. 24-hour drop-off site recycling, compost bins, education and landfill tours available!

Phoenix Resources Recycling
6021 Triangle Drive
Raleigh, NC 27617
Since 1989, Phoenix Resources Recycling has proudly been offering secure document destruction and comprehensive recycling services to businesses and individuals throughout the Triangle.

Water conservation & purification

Common Sense Solutions
PO Box 174
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
Our water purifiers remove dangerous contaminants other filters miss, and bottled waters don't test for! Shower/whole house also available. Incredibly effective for purifiers too!

GreenWave Associates
2400 Woodleigh Drive
Gastonia, NC 28056
Water managers and irrigation consultants specializing in smart irrigation technologies. From design to implementation, we assist our clients in conserving water and saving money.


Capital Area Transit (CAT)
1430 S Blount St
Raleigh, NC 27603
919-485-RIDE (7433)
CAT provides bus service Monday through Sunday to the city of Raleigh. In addition to regular routes, CAT's free R-Line circulates downtown Raleigh.

PO Box 13787
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
GoTriangle—your regional resource for sustainable transportation. A Trip Planner. Rideshare matching and vanpool leasing. Biking and walking guides for the Triangle. Info on telework and condensed work weeks.

Automobile Maintenance

Auto Logic
200 W Main St
Carrboro, NC 27510
Intelligent service for imported automobiles including Volkswagen, Volvo, BMW, Honda, Toyota, Subaru, Nissan and more. Experience award winning customer service and technical excellence. Since 1986.


Piedmont Biofuels
220 Lorax Lane
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Piedmont is a biodiesel production, distribution, and research facility. Our Design-Build group specializes in renewable energy and sustainable technology applications (solar, vermiculture and biofuels).

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