Businesses Go Green
Autohaus of Clayton BMW’s new showroom incorporates recycled materials and low-e windows, which reduces heating and air-conditioning output.
Root vegetables are in season at Local Harvest Grocery, which strives to purchase 50 percent of the food it sells from within 150 miles of St. Louis.
Ben Swederska, the head painter at Shur Way Auto Body and son of owner Mike Swederska, sprays water-based paint.
Sage Homebuilders tries to certify every new home it builds under one of two national green building standards.
Richelle White left a corporate job to start her own green cleaning business with a line of natural products.