January 2018
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Organic Salon is Welcomed into the Green Business Recognition Program

Beauty and relaxation go green at Tu Organics Salon and Spa.

Tu Organics Salon

Rancho Cucamonga's Green Business Recognition Program is excited to welcome Tu Organics Salon and Spa - its first ever salon. The program recognizes businesses that have demonstrated a commitment towards environmental sustainability.

Tu Organics is a premier full-service organic beauty salon and spa located at 8977 Foothill Blvd. that offers high-quality, professional hair care services for men and women using solely organic hair color and products. Available services are optimal for any type of client, but Tu stylists cater to those who prefer to avoid the use of harsh chemicals.

As an eco-friendly salon, Tu Organics protects the environment and the health and safety of their clients' hair and skin by using natural, organic products that are proven to be of the highest quality and toxin-free. It is also part of a comprehensive recycling and sustainability program, Green Circle Salons, which sets out to significantly reduce the industry's environmental impact on the planet. The Salon is also part of a comprehensive recycling and sustainability program, Green Circle Salons, which sets out to significantly reduce the industry's environmental impact on the planet. Since joining, Tu Organics diverted its total waste by 85-95 percent by recycling hair, color tubes, foil, and plastic.

Healthy RC Green Business

The Green Business Recognition Program showcases the sustainability efforts of Rancho Cucamonga businesses and encourages green business practices in the community. Businesses that demonstrate environmental practices in various categories and complete no-cost resource assessments are eligible to be recognized as a Healthy RC Green Business. Assessment categories include waste reduction, pollution prevention, recycling, purchasing, energy efficiency, transportation, water efficiency, and stakeholder engagement.

The Green Business Recognition Program is part of the Healthy RC Program. For more information please contact Deborah Allen, Management Aide-Sustainability, at (909) 774-2047, or by email at Deborah.Allen@CityofRC.us. For more information on Tu Organics Salon and Spa's achievements and the Green Business Recognition Program please visit www.CityofRC.us/GreenBusiness.