Business Environmental Awards

Since 1990, Acterra has been celebrating sustainable business practices in the San Francisco Bay Area through our Business Environmental Awards Program.  Nearly 200 businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations have been awarded to date.


Acterra is Proud to Announce the 2017 Finalists!

Nineteen businesses have passed the first round of review and are now having site visits with our judges. Check back on March 20th for the Award Recipient Announcement. For the full list of finalists click the link below.

Major Sponsors


Click here for a complete list of Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Contact Nicole Angiel, Director of Business Partnerships for Sustainability, at (650) 962-9876 x380 or

Photo credit - Balmiki sur

Photo credit - Balmiki sur


Save the Date – May 24, 2017 – 5-8 pm – 2017 Acterra Business Environmental Awards Ceremony and Reception

Hosted by Intuit

Join us for an evening of networking, inspiration and learning as we present the 2017 awards. Watch the premiere of the 2017 awardees videos and help us celebrate the phenomenal sustainable business practices, innovations and accomplishments of these organizations.

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Click here for photos from the 2016 Awards Ceremony and Reception

Click here to see the 2016 Awards Ceremony and Reception Program