Richland is accepting applications for its 2010 Green Recognition Program, which honors city businesses, groups and individuals for efforts to protect the environment or conserve natural resources.
Categories are Overall Effort, Green Project/Program, Process Change, or Event. Green practices can include in-house recycling; creative reuse of items; reducing water, solid and/or chemical waste; conserving energy and electricity or reducing air pollution effluents.
For more information or to download an application, go to ci.richland.wa.us and click Green Living and Green Recognition Program, or call 942-7730.
Applications are due Friday.