Marketplace

As part of our services to readers, Marketplace is a resource for local green businesses and services. These are businesses who advertise regularly in Greenability.

Art & Design

  • The ART Factory

    5621 W. 135th St., Suite 2630
    Overland Park, KS
    Phone: 913-217-7861
    www.theartfactory.biz

    Join our resource network for creative talent featuring inspired design for artful living. Open for new talent.

Education

  • Mid-America Regional Council

    600 Broadway, Suite 200
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-474-4240
    www.marc.org

    Mid-America Regional Council works with municipalities throughout the region on air and water quality, recycling and other green initiatives.

Energy Efficiency

  • cfm Distributors, Inc

    1104 Union Ave
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-842-5400
    www.cfmdistributors.com

    Cfm Distributors is the Midwest employee-owned provider of sustainable heating, cooling, and refrigeration solutions for home, office and industry.

  • Heartland Utilities for Energy Efficiency (HUEE)

    Contact: Mary Kay Villegas-Alitz
    www.HUEE.org

    HUEE educates the public on energy efficiency through a partnership with Atmos Energy, Independence Power & Light, Kansas City Board of Public Utilities, Kansas Gas Service, Platte-Clay Electric Cooperative and the Metropolitan Energy Center.

  • Missouri Gas Energy

    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-756-5252
    www.missourigasenergy.com

    Missouri Gas Energy offers an energy efficiency rebate for customers who purchase a qualifying energy efficient tankless natural gas water heating system.

  • Optimum Energy Solutions

    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-765-2400
    www.optimumes.com

    OES provides commercial energy-efficient lighting solutions, interior and exterior-LED, induction, high-efficiency fluorescents, site audits, rebate services, retrofits, lighting design, professional installations and recycling.

  • Small Step Energy Solutions

    Shawnee, KS
    Phone: 913-708-8004
    Contact: Mary English
    www.smallstepenergy.com

    Small Step Energy Solutions specializes in home energy auditing and green energy building consultations for both new and existing homes.

  • The Hayes Company

    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-861-8700
    Contact: Mike OConnell or Tim Hayes
    www.thehayesco.com

    The Hayes Co. provides home energy audits, insulation installation, air and duct sealing and home performance testing.

Energy Services

  • Brightergy

    1617 Main Street, 3rd Floor
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    Phone: 816-866-0555
    Contact: Susan Brown
    www.brightergy.com

    Brightergy, one of the nation’s fastest-growing full-service solar development and finance firms, offers turn-key solar design, installation, monitoring and in-house financing services.

  • KCP&L Home Protection

    1200 Main St., 30th Floor
    Kansas City, MO 64105
    Phone: 816-472-0432
    www.kcpl.com/homeprotection

    KCP&L’s Home Protection Program takes the worry out of home repairs. Protect your home electronics, home wiring and water heater for just a few dollars per month.

Entertainment

  • Kansas City Zoo

    6800 Zoo Dr.
    Kansas City, MO 64132
    Phone: 816-513-5800
    www.kansascityzoo.org

    Come explore 202 acres of the “wildest” animals around, including the brand-new Helzberg Penguin Plaza. Open year-round.

Financial Services

  • First Affirmative Financial Network

    Phone: 913-432-4958
    Contact: Jim Horlacher
    www.firstaffirmative.com

    First Affirmative Financial Network is a management service for investors interested in socially and environmentally responsible funds.

  • UMB Financial Corporation

    1010 Grand Blvd.
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-860-7000
    www.umb.com

    UMB offers complete banking, asset management, health spending solutions and related financial services to personal, commercial and institutional customers nationwide.

Greeting Cards

  • Posty Cards

    1600 Olive St.
    Kansas City , MO
    Phone: 816-231-2323
    Contact: Janet Coats
    www.postycards.com

    Featuring Sustainable Sentiments, locally grown, green greeting cards. Build client and employee relationships with environmentally inspired cards for birthdays, holidays and other occasions.

Home Builders

  • Prairie Design Build

    Shawnee, KS
    Phone: 913-441-0000
    www.prairiedesignbuild.com

    Our team of certified passive-house builders and building scientists delivers the most comfortable, energy-efficient homes in Kansas City.

  • Robson Custom Homes

    Parkville, MO
    Phone: 816-210-2924
    www.robsoncustomhomes.com

    A Kansas City region solar home builder, Robson Custom Homes builds quality, energy efficient homes with reduced environmental impact.

Lawn & Garden

  • Hendrickson Tree Care Company

    Phone: 913-381-6339 (KS) 816-523-1181 (MO)
    www.hendricksontreecare.com

    Take the guesswork out of maintaining your trees by consulting an ISA Certified Arborist for all of your tree care needs.

  • Mad Hatter Compost Tea

    4819 Holly St.
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-309-0655
    www.madhattercomposttea.com

    Mad Hatter Compost Tea is scientifically proven to be the perfect organic soil amendment for lawns, gardens and corporate landscapes.

  • Missouri Organic

    7700 E. 40 Hwy.
    Kansas City, MO 64129
    Phone: 816-483-0908
    www.missouriorganic.com

    Missouri Organic provides a customer drop-off location for green waste, and produces all-natural, Nature Wise Compost that is weed-seed free.

Litter Removal

  • Adopt-A-Highway Litter Removal Service of America

    Phone: 800-540-8694
    Contact: sarah@adoptahighway.net
    www.adoptahighway.net

    Sponsor-A-Highway and receive promotional signage. We take away trash, you take all the recognition. Be Seen as we Clean.

Organic & Local Food

  • Door to Door Organics

    4000 NE 33rd Terr., Suite 3
    Kansas City, MO
    www.kc.doortodoororganics.com

    Door to Door Organics delivers fresh organic produce, local meat and dairy, and natural groceries to your home or office.

  • Farm to Fork Workplace Wellness CSA

    Phone: 620-632-4470
    csa.schenkerfarms.com

    Get veggies, meats, eggs and more raised with organic methods and delivered right to your workplace from Schenker Family Farms and Fahrmeier Farms. Easy enrollment at csa.schenkerfarms.com.

  • Manifest Chocolates

    www.ManifestChocolates.com

    Manifest Chocolates handcrafts artisan raw chocolates and vegan confections using direct trade single-estate cacao, organic ingredients and sustainable practices.

Real Estate

  • United Real Estate Kansas City

    511 Delaware St., Suite B
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-718-8285
    Contact: Heath Vaughan, agent
    www.heathvaughan.com

    Realize the value of energy-efficient and sustainable improvements in selling and buying a home.

Recycling

  • The Surplus Exchange

    518 Santa Fe
    Kansas City, MO 64105
    Phone: 816-472-0444
    Contact: Bob Akers
    www.surplusexchange.org

    The Surplus Exchange recycles electronics responsibly, locally and offers pick up from Kansas City metro commercial locations.

Transportation

  • The JO – Johnson County Transit

    1701 W 56 Highway
    Olathe, KS
    Phone: 913-782-2210
    www.thejo.com

    Hop on The JO in JOCO, downtown KCK, KCMO and KU in Lawrence and enjoy free Wi-Fi! Buy bus passes at www.thejo.com.

  • The Metro – Kansas City Area Transportation Authority

    1200 East 18th St.
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-221-0660
    www.kcata.org

    The Metro and MAX offer an affordable and easy way to reduce the environmental impact of driving throughout the Kansas City region.