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.

Air Quality

  • The Clean Air Store

    Prairie Village, KS,
    Phone: 785-256-5348

    The Clean Air Store offers the highest quality, American-made residential and commercial products to ensure maximum indoor air quality.

Art & Design

  • The ART Factory

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

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


  • Mid-America Regional Council

    600 Broadway, Suite 200
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-474-4240

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

Energy Efficiency

  • Heartland Utilities for Energy Efficiency (HUEE)

    Contact: Mary Kay Villegas-Alitz

    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

    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

    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

    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

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

Energy Services

  • Brightergy

    1712 Main St., 6th Floor
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    Phone: 816-866-0555
    Contact: Susan Brown

    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.


  • Kansas City Zoo

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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

Home Improvement

  • Elements of Green

    1919 Wyandotte
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    Phone: 816-842-0500

    Kansas City’s source for sustainable building, remodeling and finishing solutions like cabinets, countertops, flooring, tile, paint, solar and cleaning supplies.

  • Heartland Habitat for Humanity

    Phone: 816-486-7190

    Heartland Habitat for Humanity ReStores sell quality building materials, furniture and appliances at bargain prices to support family home ownership. Locations include: 8516 North Oak Trafficway, Kansas City, MO; 1270 Merriam Lane, Kansas City, KS; 9850 W. 87th Street, Overland Park, KS.

  • Urban Lumber Company

    7200 U.S. 40 Hwy.
    Kansas City, MO
    Phone: 816-797-2602

    Urban Lumber Company specializes in the production of beautiful, local, live-edge slabs for furniture and architectural building.

Lawn & Garden

  • Mad Hatter Compost Tea

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

    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

    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

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

Organic & Local Food

  • Farm to Fork Workplace Wellness CSA

    Phone: 620-632-4470

    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

  • Kansas City Food Circle

    Get to know your farmer! The KC Food Circle connects you with local organic and free-range food producers in KC.

Real Estate

  • United Real Estate Kansas City

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

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


  • The Surplus Exchange

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

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

Sustainable Solutions

  • Regal Distributing Co.

    9734 Pflumm Road
    Lenexa, KS
    Phone: 913-894-8787

    Regal is a national distributor of Titan LED lighting solutions, sustainable food packaging products and green-seal-certified products.


  • The JO – Johnson County Transit

    1701 W 56 Highway
    Olathe, KS
    Phone: 913-782-2210

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

  • The Metro – Kansas City Area Transportation Authority

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

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