Environmental Volunteers promotes environmental responsibility through hands-on science education. It trains…More volunteers to teach natural science to children in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, helping schools meet state-mandated education standards. All of its school programs support teachers by aligning with the California State Educational Standards. In addition to school programs for K-8, EV has summer programs for 1st - 8th graders.
Blu-White Cleaners 440 High St, Palo Alto, CA94301 Blu-White Cleaners provides environmentally friendly cleaning services, including leather cleaning and dry cleaning, to…More its customers in Palo Alto. Started in 1909, Blu-White is now one of the largest commercial dry cleaner businesses in the area. They provide standard cleaning services but are also environmentally-conscious and dedicated to using the latest technologies to keep garments in top condition.
The EcoCenter is an environmental education center operated by the Environmental Volunteers (EV), an organization…More dedicated to providing children of all ages with comprehensive and hands-on education about science and the environment.
The EcoCenter serves as the administrative headquarters for EV, where members create and implement various educational programs both on-site and in the community. The EcoCenter is open on Saturdays and admission is free.
City of Palo Alto Environmental Compliance 2501 Embarcadero Way, Palo Alto, CA94303 Environmental Compliance is the public works division of the City of Palo Alto. It supplies pollution prevention…More information and programs to residents and businesses within the service area. It also maintains a pre-treatment program for control of industrial dischargers, regulates many commercial dischargers, and treats waste water from the East Palo Alto Sanitary District, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Mountain View, Palo Alto and Stanford. Public outreach information is available on many topics on the Web site.
Sierra Club Loma Prieta Chapter 3921 E Bayshore Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 The Loma Prieta chapter of this national environmental organization has many activities for members and the general…More public, from hikes to outings to political activism. Check their online calendar for activities. They also rent a cabin in Sam McDonald Park called the Hiker's Hut, which holds up to 14 people. The Sierra Club works to promote environmental consciousness, protect natural resources as well as improve the health and wellness of citizens.
Spencer Associates 2100 Geng Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 Founded in 1927, Spencer Associates is an architectural firm specializing in environmental, civic, educational and…More museum and visitor center designs. The firm's manging partner is Steven S. Bowers. Call for more information.
Drew Maran Construction 480 Lytton Ave, Palo Alto, CA94301 Drew Maran Construction is a green construction company serving the Palo Alto area for the last 24 years. It provides…More home building, improvement and renovation services in accordance with environmentally responsible building principles.
Vernon Law Office 2300 Geng Rd, Palo Alto, CA94303 Vernon Law Office is a trial law practice that specializes in environmental contamination representation, real estate,…More insurance coverage litigation, business disputes and more. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call the number listed.
Dostart Development Company 145 Addison Ave, Palo Alto, CA94301 Dostart Development is a limited liability company that works on the development of office buildings. They use the LEED…More standard for constructing environmentally sustainable buildings, and also specialize in Transit-Oriented Development. They develop high quality commercial buildings around the Bay Area.
For the past 13 years, Holiday Cleaners has been serving the residents of Palo Alto. To ensure quality, they use a…More safe, non-toxic, environmentally friendly cleaning solvent rather than the more commonly used PERC (perchloroethylene). They also specialize in larger bulkier items like comforters, sleeping bags, draperies and wedding gowns. All work is done in-house.
AJ's Quick Clean Center 3175 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA94306 As part of the Green Earth Cleaning Network, AJ's Quick Clean Center is doing its part in providing a natural, organic…More and safe alternative to traditional dry cleaning. The odor-free, silica-based cleaning method is touted as environmentally friendly and safe for rugs, wedding dresses, drapery and table linens. It also offers on-site laundry services, pickup and delivery, as well as tailoring and alterations for all your needs.
Arias Associates 955 Alma St, Palo Alto, CA94301 Arias Associates is a business consulting firm which specializes in developing brand designs and company images. It has…More worked with companies in the retail, technology and hospitality industries, and offers branding strategy, corporate identity, new media design, environmental signage, collateral and packaging. For more information on how it can help your business thrive, or to see a portfolio of previous work, please visit the website or call the listed number.
The Dish Stanford Ave & Junipero Serra Blvd, Stanford, CA94305
An immensely popular hiking, jogging and walking spot, The Dish is actually named after the radiotelescope that is…More still in use by researchers. Open from dawn to dusk, cars are parked all day long along Stanford Avenue, the street leading up to the area's entrance. Rich with nature, Stanford's Conservation Biology Program oversees the area's environmental restoration of its native grasses, among other plants.