Sustainability

50 Years After the Santa Barbara Oil Spill: A Call to Action
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50 Years After the Santa Barbara Oil Spill: A Call to Action

50 years ago today “California’s Worst Oil Spill Turned Beaches Black And The Nation Green”. Yesterday, students, activists, non-governmental organization leaders, politicians and other community members filled 1,800 seats at the Arlington Theatre as they gathered for the “50 Years After the Santa Barbara Oil Spill: A Call to Action”.  The free event commemorated the first 50…

January 28, 2019
‘Ocean Friendly Restaurants’ Launches in SB
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‘Ocean Friendly Restaurants’ Launches in SB

Ocean Friendly Restaurants has just launched in Santa Barbara! We are excited to help spread the word and support local businesses that are going above and beyond to protect our ocean and beaches. Ocean Friendly Restaurants is a program of the Surfrider Foundation which helps restaurants minimize their impacts on the ocean by adopting practices that reduce single-use plastic waste, maximize energy…

October 22, 2018
Groundbreaking of the UCSB Edible Campus Program Student Farm
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Groundbreaking of the UCSB Edible Campus Program Student Farm

Photos by Nicole Wallace/Daily Nexus The groundbreaking of the UCSB Edible Campus Program Student Farm, a project supported by the Johnson Ohana Foundation, took place last week. UCSB alumni Jack & Kim Johnson, along with Chancellor Henry T. Yang, and many other community members, helped usher in the celebration. Edible Campus Student Farm Project from…

October 15, 2018
Earth Day 2017
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Earth Day 2017

Since Oniracom’s inception, a major part of our practice as a company is being environmentally friendly. As a result, we are big supporters of Earth Day and several other sustainability projects. This weekend marks our 7th Santa Barbara Earth Day collaboration with the Community Environmental Council. For many companies the cost of going green can…

April 18, 2017
Eco-Friendly Business Benefits
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Eco-Friendly Business Benefits

Being an environmentally friendly business comes with its perks. First and foremost, you get to feel good about making the world a safer, healthier place. Reducing the use of energy and resources provides an opportunity to improve profitability through cost savings. Additionally, you get to take advantage of rebates and other incentives while attracting new environmentally-concerned…

April 11, 2016