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The Office of Sustainability and the Environment has three Santa Monica locations:

Main Office & Mailing Address:
Office of Sustainability & the Environment
1717 4th St., Ste. 100 
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Hours: 7:30AM-5:30PM; 8AM-5PM alt Fridays
Phone 310.458.2213
Fax 310.393.1279
Email environment@smgov.net

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(310) 458-2238

Green Building

(310) 458-8549

Communications & Environmental Education
(310) 458-8916

Integrated Pest Management & Sustainable Purchasing
(310) 458-2255

Sustainable City Program

(310) 458-2227

Watershed Management/Urban Runoff
(310) 458-8223

Water Efficiency & Landscape
(310) 458-8972

Landscape & Irrigation
(310) 458-8972

Sustainable Packaging
(310) 458-4925

Resource Recovery & Recycling
(310) 458-2223

About Us

The Office of Sustainability and the Environment is responsible for developing and implementing policy initiatives that promote local environmental, economic, and social sustainability and integrating resource management, conservation, and sustainability practices with ongoing City operations. Regulatory activities are related to hazardous materials and waste site cleanup, consumer awareness, ozone-depleting compounds, water conserving plumbing fixtures, urban runoff management, leaf blowers, plastic bags and non-recyclable food service containers. 

Additionally, the Office oversees the implementation of the Solar Santa Monica program that seeks to achieve energy self-sufficiency by integrating energy efficiency and solar in most of Santa Monica’s buildings, offers water efficiency programs to residents and businesses, provides assistance to the public with all aspects of green building, and provides sustainability training to residents, students and businesses. The Office also manages the Household and Small Business Hazardous Waste program for the safe recycling and disposal of hazardous wastes.

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Last updated: 10/21/2016
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Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment
1685 Main St., Santa Monica, CA 90401 · (310) 458-2213 · TTY (310) 917-6626