2022 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon

Our annual ranking of the state’s most sustainable employers.

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Welcome to our yearly roster of the 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon. The following list showcases companies and nonprofits whose employees rate their employers’ sustainability efforts highly.

Being a sustainable workplace can take extra effort, particularly amid rapidly shifting norms as some offices reopen or adopt hybrid plans. But the workplaces on this list have made measurable efforts to reduce their environmental footprint and adopt more sustainable practices. 

Congratulations to this year’s 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon. 

1 Rogue Creamery

Location: Central Point, OR
Website: roguecreamery.com
Oregon employees: 49 | Score: 289.30
Organic dairy and cheesemaking business

2 Energy 350

Location: Portland, OR
Website: energy350.com
Oregon employees: 38 | Score: 285.16
Energy efficiency consulting firm

3 Star Body Works

Location: Medford, OR
Website: starbodyworks.com
Oregon employees: 50 | Score: 283.91
Auto body and collision repair

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Star Body Works is a state of the art auto body repair facility for all current makes and models of automobiles. We are committed to up to date training and certifications for many manufacturers making us your number one repair shop, restoring vehicles back to pre-loss condition.

4 American College of Healthcare Sciences

Location: Portland, OR
Website: achs.edu
Oregon employees: 34 | Score: 281.24
Online college offering holistic health education

5 Lorentz Bruun Construction

Location: Portland, OR
Website: bruunconstruction.com
Oregon employees: 55 | Score: 281.21
General contractor

6 Hartmann & Forbes

Location: Tualatin, OR
Website: hartmannforbes.com
Oregon employees: 58 | Score: 280.62
Manufacturer of window and wall coverings

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2022 marks our tenth consecutive year on the list of 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon! We are incredibly proud of this accomplishment and continually seek ways to minimize our impact throughout the harvesting, weaving, and finishing processes, as well as drive change within our industry.

7 Wagner Dental Care

Location: Portland, OR
Website: wagnerdentalcare.com
Oregon employees: 15 | Score: 278.81
Dental office

8 RHT Energy

Location: Medford, OR
Website: rhtenergy.com
Oregon employees: 16 | Score: 278.50
Energy efficiency consulting firm

9 Pacific Landscape Management

Location: Hillsboro, OR
Website: pacscape.com
Oregon employees: 294 | Score: 277.44
Commercial landscape maintenance company

10 PAE Consulting Engineers

Location: Portland, OR
Website: pae-engineers.com
Oregon employees: 225 | Score: 276.16
Sustainable engineering consulting firm

11 Green Acres Landscape

Location: Salem, OR
Website: greenacreslandscapeinc.com
Oregon employees: 100 | Score: 275.21
Landscape construction and maintenance firm, nursery and market

12 Pepper Foster Consulting

Location: Portland, OR
Website: pepperfoster.com
Oregon employees: 29 | Score: 274.72
Consulting company

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We would like to recognize the passion, dedication, and hard work of the members of our Sustainability SIG who are the driving force behind our sustainability efforts. Thank you for making a difference for Pepper Foster and the planet.

13 Vernier Software & Technology

Location: Beaverton, OR
Website: vernier.com
Oregon employees: 106 | Score: 273.76
Maker of STEM education hardware, software and curricula

14 TEAM Eugene Aquatics

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: teameugene.org
Oregon employees: 11 | Score: 273.36
A year-round youth swim team

15 Allen Construction Management Services

Location: Portland, OR
Website: acmsnw.com
Oregon employees: 29 | Score: 272.81
Civil engineering and construction management firm

16 Energy Trust of Oregon

Location: Portland, OR
Website: energytrust.org
Oregon employees: 115 | Score: 272.73
A nonprofit that works to deliver significant clean energy benefits to partner entities

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At Energy Trust, we help customers reduce costs and realize comfort, climate, and economic benefits by saving energy and using renewable resources. We’re honored to be recognized for our staff commitment to curiosity, listening, and working hard to find solutions.

17 Bonneville Environmental Foundation

Location: Portland, OR
Website: b-e-f.org
Oregon employees: 20 | Score: 272.28
A nonprofit that works to restore freshwater ecosystems and offers carbon offsets

18 Carr Auto Group

Location: Beaverton, OR
Website: carrauto.com
Oregon employees: 265 | Score: 272.26
Automotive dealership

19 Oregon Wild

Location: Portland, OR
Website: oregonwild.org
Oregon employees: 13 | Score: 271.97
Environmental advocacy organization

20 Softstar Shoes

Location: Philomath, OR
Website: softstarshoes.com
Oregon employees: 33 | Score: 271.74
Manufacturer of environmentally friendly shoes

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21 Rose Villa

Location: Portland, OR
Website: rosevilla.org
Oregon employees: 170 | Score: 271.70
Continuing care retirement community

22 BRING Recycling

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: bringrecycling.org
Oregon employees: 17 | Score: 271.51
Environmental education and advocacy group with a used building materials store

23 Mountain Rose Herbs

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: mountainroseherbs.com
Oregon employees: 192 | Score: 271.21
Grower, processor, distributor and retailer of herbs, spices, teas and other materials for herbalists

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Since day one, Mountain Rose Herbs has put people, plants, and planet before profit. We’re proud to make the list of 100 Best Green Workplaces and look forward to continuing our principles of sustainability and organic agriculture into the future.

24 NAI Elliott

Location: Portland, OR
Website: naielliott.com
Oregon employees: 53 | Score: 271.01
Real estate company

25 Green Hammer

Location: Portland, OR
Website: greenhammer.com
Oregon employees: 30 | Score: 269.13
Design-build firm focused on energy-efficient buildings

26 Holst Architecture

Location: Portland, OR
Website: holstarc.com
Oregon employees: 40 | Score: 268.81
Architecture firm

27 Child Foundation

Location: Portland, OR
Website: childfoundation.org
Oregon employees: 12 | Score: 267.35
Organization that sponsors vulnerable children overseas

28 NW Staffing Resources

Location: Portland, OR
Website: nwstaffing.com
Oregon employees: 25 | Score: 266.47
Staffing agency

29 LifeSource Natural Foods

Location: Salem, OR
Website: lifesourcenaturalfoods.com
Oregon employees: 110 | Score: 265.83
Natural-foods grocery store

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Since 1994, LifeSource Natural Foods has been leading the way to great health for people, community, and the Earth. Our organic and natural market provides a welcoming, respectful environment dedicated to humanistic values, team well-being, and earth-friendly, sustainable business practices.

30 Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel, Portland-Tigard

Location: Tigard, OR
Website: hilton.com
Oregon employees: 82 | Score: 265.76
Hotel with restaurant, lounge and meeting facilities

31 Walsh Construction

Location: Portland, OR
Website: walshconstruction.com
Oregon employees: 109 | Score: 264.86
Construction firm

32 Rogue Valley Farm to School

Location: Ashland, OR
Website: rvfarm2school.org
Oregon employees: 10 | Score: 264.85
Nonprofit connecting farms with school nutrition programs

33 Sokol Blosser

Location: Dundee, OR
Website: sokolblosser.com
Oregon employees: 41 | Score: 264.82
Wine sales, hospitality and manufacturing business

34 Adelante Mujeres

Location: Forest Grove, OR
Website: adelantemujeres.org
Oregon employees: 85 | Score: 264.77
Nonprofit serving low-income Latina women and their families

35 Upward Technology

Location: Portland, OR
Website: upward-technology.com
Oregon employees: 19 | Score: 264.74
Managed IT services and security provider

36 Virtual Supply

Location: Beaverton, OR
Website: virtualsupply.com
Oregon employees: 49 | Score: 264.56
Product-distribution company

37 Elephants Delicatessen

Location: Portland, OR
Website: elephantsdeli.com
Oregon employees: 285 | Score: 264.49
Restaurant and caterer

38 Hopworks Urban Brewery

Location: Portland, OR
Website: hopworksbeer.com
Oregon employees: 52 | Score: 264.10
Brewery and restaurant

39 Forth Mobility

Location: Portland, OR
Website: forthmobility.org
Oregon employees: 23 | Score: 263.40
Nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing clean transportation

40 Living Room Realty

Location: Portland, OR
Website: livingroomre.com
Oregon employees: 131 | Score: 262.86
Realty, property management and maintenance firm

41 Systems West Engineers

Location: Springfield, OR
Website: systemswestengineers.com
Oregon employees: 41 | Score: 261.01
Engineering consultant

42 Ecology in Classrooms & Outdoors (ECO)

Location: Portland, OR
Website: ecologyoutdoors.org
Oregon employees: 6 | Score: 260.61
Environmental education nonprofit


Location: Lake Oswego, OR
Website: ayumetrix.com
Oregon employees: 20 | Score: 260.53
Clinical Laboratory offering at-home testing by self-sample collection

44 Mt. Ashland Association

Location: Ashland, OR
Website: mtashland.com
Oregon employees: 119 | Score: 260.48
Ski area offering snow-sports education for youth and community

45 Barran Liebman

Location: Portland, OR
Website: barran.com
Oregon employees: 40 | Score: 260.22
Law firm

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Barran Liebman represents employers in employment advice, employment litigation, labor relations, employee benefits, and higher education compliance.  In addition to focusing on effective and sustainable workplace solutions, we are proud to support a sustainable future for our environment and community.

46 Micro Enterprise Services of Oregon

Location: Portland, OR
Website: mesopdx.org
Oregon employees: 20 | Score: 259.57
Nonprofit providing capital and assistance to underserved, unbanked entpreneurs

47 A&R Solar

Location: Tualatin, OR
Website: a-rsolar.com
Oregon employees: 21 | Score: 259.06
Provider of solar Installations for residential and commercial properties.

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Sustainability is in our company’s DNA. The solar panels we installed in 2021 will prevent the emission of 181x more metric tons of CO2 than it took to install them! We are proud to appear on 100 Best Green list.

48 Dogs for Better Lives

Location: Central Point, OR
Website: dogsforbetterlives.org
Oregon employees: 28 | Score: 258.72
Nonprofit provider of trained service dogs

49 Sponsors

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: sponsorsinc.org
Oregon employees: 38 | Score: 257.67
Nonprofit provider of prisoner reentry services

50 Mental Health & Addiction Association of Oregon

Location: Portland, OR
Website: mhaoforegon.org
Oregon employees: 68 | Score: 257.15
Nonprofit promoting self-directed recovery and wellness

51 GreenWorks

Location: Portland, OR
Website: greenworkspc.com
Oregon employees: 19 | Score: 256.73
Landscape architecture and design firm

52 Friends of Buford Park & Mt. Pisgah

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: bufordpark.org
Oregon employees: 9 | Score: 256.20
Nonprofit dedicated to stewardship of Buford Park and the Great Mt. Pisgah area

53 Rainbow Adult Living

Location: Portland, OR
Website: rainbowadultliving.org
Oregon employees: 52 | Score: 256.02
Provider of support for people with disabilities in a group-home setting

54 S&B James Construction Management

Location: White City, OR
Website: sbjames.com
Oregon employees: 31 | Score: 255.79
Design and build contractor

55 Cascades Academy

Location: Bend, OR
Website: cascadesacademy.org
Oregon employees: 52 | Score: 254.85
Independent school offering pre-K through 12th grade

56 Rich Duncan Construction

Location: Salem, OR
Website: richduncanconstruction.com
Oregon employees: 36 | Score: 254.29
General contractor for commercial construction

57 Urban League of Portland

Location: Portland, OR
Website: ulpdx.org
Oregon employees: 79 | Score: 254.23
Civil rights and social service organization

58 Meals on Wheels People

Location: Portland, OR
Website: mowp.org
Oregon employees: 114 | Score: 254.16
Nonprofit providing meals to older adults

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Meals on Wheels People enriches the lives of seniors, and assists them in maintaining independence at home, by providing nutritious food, human connections and social support. Thank you to our employees and volunteers for continuing to deliver during the pandemic.

59 Stone Coat Countertops

Location: Grants Pass, OR
Website: stonecoatcountertops.com
Oregon employees: 45 | Score: 253.12
Epoxy manufacturing distribution center

60 New Buildings Institute

Location: Portland, OR
Website: newbuildings.org
Oregon employees: 21 | Score: 251.97
Nonprofit working to improve energy efficiency in commercial buildings

61 LRS Architects

Location: Portland, OR
Website: lrsarchitects.com
Oregon employees: 122 | Score: 251.35
Architecture and interior-design firm

62 Express Employment Professionals

Location: Tualatin, OR
Website: expresspros.com
Oregon employees: 150 | Score: 251.14
Staffing company

63 Meadow Outdoor Advertising

Location: The Dalles, OR
Website: meadowoutdoor.com
Oregon employees: 26 | Score: 250.90
Outdoor billboard company

64 Bridgeway Recovery Services

Location: Salem, OR
Website: bridgewayrecovery.com
Oregon employees: 112 | Score: 250.67
Provider of full-service behavioral health care

65 Ausland Group

Location: Grants Pass, OR
Website: auslandgroup.com
Oregon employees: 50 | Score: 250.15
Development consulting, construction and engineering firm

66 Evergreen Consulting Group

Location: Beavertpm, OR
Website: evergreen-efficiency.com
Oregon employees: 35 | Score: 249.08
Energy-efficiency consulting services

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Evergreen Consulting Group is committed to making positive change by serving utilities and energy efficiency organizations. As a Certified B Corporation, our work fulfills our vision of being a positive force for good in society and for the environment.

67 Ninkasi Brewing

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: ninkasibrewing.com
Oregon employees: 85 | Score: 247.06
Craft brewery

68 Swinerton

Location: Portland, OR
Website: swinerton.com
Oregon employees: 150 | Score: 247.04
Construction manager and general contractor

69 Arnerich Massena

Location: Portland, OR
Website: arnerichmassena.com
Oregon employees: 26 | Score: 246.41
Independent wealth-management and investment-advisory firm

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As a Certified B Corporation® and intentional investor, Arnerich Massena endeavors to use our business as a force for good while building lasting legacies for our clients. We’re honored to be recognized on the 100 Best Green Workplaces list.

70 Sussman Shank

Location: Portland, OR
Website: sussmanshank.com
Oregon employees: 55 | Score: 245.80
Law firm

71 The Joinery

Location: Portland, OR
Website: thejoinery.com
Oregon employees: 24 | Score: 245.32
Furniture maker

72 Ash Creek Forest Management

Location: Tigard, OR
Website: ashcreekforestry.com
Oregon employees: 50 | Score: 245.06
Habitat-restoration company

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We live our company motto of Building Communities, Empowering People every day – from the projects we build, to the talent we employ. It takes all kinds of people to make WALSH amazing; we celebrate them all with this award.

73 Tucker Maxon School

Location: Portland, OR
Website: tuckermaxon.org
Oregon employees: 30 | Score: 244.47
School for deaf and hearing children

74 Exceed Enterprises

Location: Milwaukie, OR
Website: exceedpdx.com
Oregon employees: 69 | Score: 244.46
Provider of services for people with diverse abilities

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Exceed is a one-stop nonprofit serving Oregonians of diverse abilities through exceptional vocational, recreational, and personal development services across Oregon. We help clients exceed expectations by building skills, confidence, connections, and opportunities to be a vital part of the community.

75 ProFocus Technology

Location: Portland, OR
Website: profocustechnology.com
Oregon employees: 15 | Score: 244.02
Modern technology staffing and consulting company

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At ProFocus Technology, we understand our individual and collective responsibility to act for environmental health and sustainability. Being awarded the 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon means another step forward for our community and industry. Thank you to our team and all the other organizations championing this cause.

76 Raphael House of Portland

Location: Portland, OR
Website: raphaelhouse.com
Oregon employees: 44 | Score: 243.98
Provider of services for domestic violence survivors and their families

77 LMC Construction

Location: Tualatin, OR
Website: lmcconstruction.com
Oregon employees: 113 | Score: 243.96
General contractor specializing in affordable housing

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At LMC, sustainability is more than a practice; it’s a mindset. It’s how we work. It’s how we build. We are proud to be one of the 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon.

78 Dallas Retirement Village

Location: Dallas, OR
Website: dallasretirementvillage.com
Oregon employees: 300 | Score: 242.87
Retirement and continued-care community

79 McDonald Jacobs

Location: Portland, OR
Website: mcdonaldjacobs.com
Oregon employees: 22 | Score: 242.73
Certified public accounting firm

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McDonald Jacobs is honored to be included in the 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon. We are a public accounting firm striving to enhance the well-being of employees and our community.

80 Logos Public Charter School

Location: Medford, OR
Website: logoscharter.com
Oregon employees: 83 | Score: 242.43
K-12 public charter school

81 Summit Bank

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: sbko.bank
Oregon employees: 104 | Score: 242.37

82 T-Mobile

Location: Salem, OR
Website: t-mobile.com
Oregon employees: 799 | Score: 242.11
Wireless provider

83 Stretch Shapes

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: stretchshapes.net
Oregon employees: 22 | Score: 242.04
Manufacturer of large-scale shade structures, stage sets and projection screen

84 Farleigh Wada Witt

Location: Portland, OR
Website: fwwlaw.com
Oregon employees: 32 | Score: 241.93
Legal services

85 Markowitz Herbold

Location: Portland, OR
Website: markowitzherbold.com
Oregon employees: 62 | Score: 241.46
Law firm

86 Tec Labs

Location: Albany, OR
Website: teclabsinc.com
Oregon employees: 52 | Score: 240.83
Pharmaceutical company

87 HomePlate Youth Services

Location: Beaverton, OR
Website: homeplateyouth.org
Oregon employees: 16 | Score: 240.56
Service provider for homeless youth

88 David Evans and Associates

Location: Portland, OR
Website: deainc.com
Oregon employees: 298 | Score: 240.09
Provider of and management solutions for complex transportation, land development, energy, and water projects nationwide

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At David Evans and Associates, Inc., our core purpose is to improve the quality of life while demonstrating stewardship of the built and natural environments. We are honored to be on the 100 Best Green list.

89 Parametrix

Location: Portland, OR
Website: parametrix.com
Oregon employees: 107 | Score: 239.16
Engineering, planning and environmental services firm

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As a 100% employee-owned company working to restore the health of the planet for future generations we’re honored to be named one of the Best Green Workplaces in Oregon. We believe that equity and environmental stewardship go hand in hand.

90 Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation

Location: Portland, OR
Website: olshf.org
Oregon employees: 29 | Score: 239.04
Nonprofit provider of vision services

91 Greenhill Humane Society

Location: Eugene, OR
Website: green-hill.org
Oregon employees: 43 | Score: 238.93
Animal shelter

92 Our House of Portland

Location: Portland, OR
Website: ourhouseofportland.org
Oregon employees: 47 | Score: 238.15
Provider of services to those living with HIV

93 Oregon Restoration

Location: Tigard, OR
Website: oregonrestoration.com
Oregon employees: 34 | Score: 238.14
Water damage and mold mitigation provider

94 Bridge Meadows

Location: Portland, OR
Website: bridgemeadows.org
Oregon employees: 10 | Score: 238.01
Nonprofit provider of multigenerational housing

95 Gee Automotive Companies

Location: milwaukie, OR
Website: geeautomotive.com
Oregon employees: 1060 | Score: 237.79
Automobile parts, sales and service shop

96 Childpeace Montessori School

Location: Portland, OR
Website: childpeace.org
Oregon employees: 72 | Score: 237.78
Private school

97 General Sheet Metal

Location: Clackamas, OR
Website: gsmw.com
Oregon employees: 105 | Score: 237.30
Mechanical, architectural, laser, and HVAC repair service shop

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At GSM sustainability is part of our culture that we are very proud of.  We are honored to be on the 100 Best Green list with other companies committed to this same effort.

98 Killian Pacific

Location: Portland, OR
Website: killianpacific.com
Oregon employees: 17 | Score: 237.28
Real estate company

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We are committed to the health and prosperity of our region today, tomorrow, and always. We stand for quality over quantity, purpose over profit, and deliberate planning over hasty development. We’re honored to be recognized by Oregon’s 100 Best Green Workplaces!

99 Madden Industrial Craftsmen

Location: Beaverton, OR
Website: mici.com
Oregon employees: 32 | Score: 237.19
Staffing service for construction and manufacturing

100 CASA of Lane County

Location: Springfield, OR
Website: casa-lane.org
Oregon employees: 16 | Score: 236.95
Nonprofit that trains community volunteers to advocate for abused and neglected children