The Ski Renter is a Green Business

We operate The Ski Renter sustainably as a Green Business under the City of Cupertino’s Green Business Program, GreenBiz Cupertino.

Clean air, clean water, unpolluted rivers and streams, sustainably managed forests, protected wilderness and wildlife habitat, an environment free of unnecessary chemicals, pesticides and pollutants are our birthright. We believe that all of us have a responsibility to use our resources wisely in order to protect and preserve the natural environment so that future generations can continue to thrive. Accordingly, we have undertaken the following actions in order to reduce waste, preserve resources, and contribute to a cleaner, healthier planet:

Sustainable PurchasingThe Ski Renter Green Business

  • 100% recycled copy paper
  • 100% recycled content toilet tissue and paper towels
  • Biodegradable soap and detergent
  • Use of sustainable solvents and waxes for skis and boards

Water Conservation:

  • Installed low-flow aerators on faucets
  • Installed high-efficiency toilets in restrooms

Solid Waste Management:

  • Composting program
  • Recycling Program
  • Including recycling of retired equipment through the Snow Sports Recycling Program

Indoor Environmental Quality:

  • Use of non-hazardous chemicals
  • Walk-off mats
  • Green cleaning practices

Energy Conservation:

  • High-efficiency, latest generation fluorescent and LED lamps
  • Motion sensors to turn off lights

Green Business Certification

  • Certification through the City of Cupertino Green Business Program, GreenBiz