Going Green

Green Business Book Collection

The Small Business Resource Center has a multitude of books that are specifically related to Green Business. Click here for a listing of books in the Small Business Resource Center.

Green Business Expo 2009

Wednesday, April 1. 2009, 10am-2pm
Student Center


Allen Newland
Haywood Builders Supply

George Ivy
Buy Local

John Fuller
WNC Go Green, Inc.

Kathleen Lamont
Back to Basics

Nick Safay
Appalachian Sustainable Development

Robert Price
WNC Energy

Ron Moser
Haywood Waterways Association

Kathy Olsen
Haywood County Library

Bruce Johnson
Champion Supply

Sustainable Development for Restaurants and More

Tuesday, March 10, 2009 9am-12pm
The Gateway Club, Waynesville

  • Examine "green development" and "responsible development"
  • Explore why a generation of restaurant guest and informed customers of all types of enterprises are supporting businesses that are leaders in green development
  • Assess where you stand in the implementation of sustainable practices

Green Business Expo 2008

Photos featured are from the first Sustainable Development Business Expo on April 2, 2008. The event was hosted by the Small Business Center and had over 200 attendees!

The Biobus provided by the BioNetwork.

Jeff Carpenter viewing the Blue Ridge Biofuels display.

Farm Tourism

December 5, 2006
All day workshop in partnership with Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project.