Institute for Sustainable Development


Our Sustainable Future - CSU, Chico

2010 Conference ~ Community Center Exhibitors
Bell Memorial Union Thursday ~ Saturday

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Community Center Expo ~ This year's sustainability conference will include a Community Center Expo! This expo will provide space for vendors and exhibitors to display sustainable products and ideas in the main Auditorium of the Bell Memorial Union Thursday through Saturday during the conference. The Community Center Expo will allow for exhibitor display areas in addition to a demonstration stage and workshop area.
See Expo Center Map (pdf document)

Conference Exhibitors

BEC Logo

Butte Environmental Council
Since 1975, the Butte Environmental Council (BEC) has been at the forefront of environmental activism in Butte County and the north valley. From starting the first recycling program, to protecting the green line; from working to include bicycles in the Chico General Plan, to working regionally to protect vernal pools as a critical part of our watershed system, BEC has been working to protect and preserve our land, air and water.

Recology Logo

Recology of Butte Colusa Counties
2720 S 5th Avenue
Oroville, CA 95965
Recology of Butte Colusa Counties is an employee owned, local resource recovery company with a rallying cry of waste zero. We offer residential, commercial, and debris box recycling and waste services.
See Thursday schedule


2580 Feather River Boulevard
Oroville, CA 95965

Butte County Farm Bureau is a non-profit grass roots organization whose purpose is to protect and promote agricultural interests throughout the state of California and to find solutions to the problems of the farm, the farm home, and the rural community.
Farm Bureau strives to protect and improve the ability of farmers and ranchers engaged in production agriculture to provide a reliable supply of food and fiber through responsible stewardship of California's resources.


Cal Water Logo California Water Service Group
2222 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway
Chico, CA 95928

Our six subsidiaries provide regulated and non-regulated water and wastewater utility services to two million people in four western states.  Throughout the company, our employees are dedicated to providing value to our stockholders and excellent service to our customers.

See Thursday concurrent session schedule


Chico Electric Logo

36 W. Eaton Road
Chico, CA 95973
Chico Electric, a Northern California based Electrical Contractor since 1960, is a recognized leader in Photovoltaic (PV) Solar Systems planning, engineering, and installation.    Chico Electric provides PV Solar design and installation services to Agricultural, Commercial, Educational, Residential customers in California. 


Miles Electric Vehicles Logo

Miles Electric Vehicles
1601 Wilshire Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Our Miles Electric Vehicles are Low Speed Vehicles that go 25mph on any streets posted at 35mph or less.


OfficeMax Logo

1555 River Park Drive, Ste. 211
Sacramento, CA 95815
The OfficeMax mission is simple. We help our customers do their best work.  Select from hundreds of products that are reusable, refillable, remanufactured or consist of recycled content.  Together with a little effort, we can make a positive measurable impact on the environment.  Work with us.


PG&E Logo Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Customer Service 1-800-743-5000
Report an Outage 1-800-743-5002
Pacific Gas and Electric Company, incorporated in California in 1905, is one of the largest combination natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. Based in San Francisco, the company is a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation.


Waste Management Logo Waste Management
1324 Paddock Place
Woodland, CA 95776

At Waste Management, we care about the planet. We feel a responsibility to leave it to future generations in better shape than we were given it. Every day, we work with our government, business and community partners to extract value from waste in ways that protect and enhance the environment. In doing so, we are contributing to a more sustainable world by advancing technologies to reduce waste, increasing recycling and reuse, creating even safer treatment and disposal options, developing sources of renewable energy, and sharing the benefits of our learning and innovation with our clients and collaborators. We make it our business to Think Green® every day.
See Thursday schedule