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Marine Resources Council’s Green Business Program


Our Goal

MRC’s Green Business Program aims to help local businesses identify, adopt, and maintain money saving, sustainable practices in an effort to protect the Indian River Lagoon.

Green Business Champion Resources

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Green Business Champions

Backwater Restaurant

Backwater Restaurant
1904 Municipal Lane
Melbourne, FL 32904
321.837.3925
www.backwaterflorida.com

BlueH2O Irrigation and Landscaping

BlueH2O Irrigation and Landscaping
321.848.0542
www.blueh2o.co

Go Native Landscaping

Go Native Landscaping
321.795.3111
gonativelandscaping.com

The Grounds Guys Landscape Management

The Grounds Guys Landscape Management
321.259.LAWN
www.groundsguys.com

Green Wing Lawn and Pest Services

Green Wing Lawn & Pest Services
321.452.9999
greenwingservices.com

Mowgirl Lawn Care

Mowgirl Lawn Care
321.784.0072
mowgirl.com

Join The Program

Local businesses join the program by completing a Green Business Pledge. The pledge focuses on sustainable practices in:MRC Green Business Program

  • Solid Waste Disposal and Reduction
  • Building/Office Space Activities
  • Energy Usage
  • Water Conservation
  • Restaurant Operations
  • Lawn Care Procedures

Through changing common practices to simple, sustainable ones, your business can save money, improve public relations, and help restore the Lagoon!

Are you ready to help the Lagoon?
Take the pledge now:

More About the Pledge

The pledge contains over 100 ways for businesses to become more sustainable. By clicking the link to the pledge, you will be directed to a form to make a $50 tax-deductible donation to the Marine Resources Council Green Business Program. Your donation will help create materials and practices necessary to build and sustain the program. Once your donation is submitted, you will be redirected to complete pledge.

The pledge takes about 30 minutes to complete. You can choose to focus on the parts of the pledge that are most relevant to your business (e.g. energy usage, water conservation, etc.). Once we receive your pledge and donation, a Green Business coordinator will contact you. We will then help you achieve your sustainability goals!

Benefits of the Program

  • Personal consulting to assist in implementing sustainable practices
  • Access to resources and links to aid your business and customers in becoming more sustainable
  • Reduced utility costs
  • Better public relations through demonstrating you care about the Lagoon
  • Decline in waste disposal
  • Improved equipment performance
  • Green Business stickers and a certificate to display in your place of business
  • Advertisement from MRC in the form of social media posts, newsletter spotlights, and website appearances

More Information

Check out our informational pamphlet or contact us.

Email:
GreenBiz@mrcirl.org

Call:
321-725-7775

Visit:
Ted Moorhead Lagoon House
3275 Dixie Highway NE
Palm Bay, FL 32905
Phone: 321-725-7775

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