RESOURCES

Welcome to Nashville's only comprehensive source for information on eco-friendly businesses in your area!  We connect you to local companies and resources so that you can help keep our Earth GREEN.

Waste Management | GREEN BUILDING | TransportationGREENER ENERGY |  BEAUTY | Entertainment | Food | What YOU Can Do 

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Waste Management

Compost Nashville How it works: We give you a container, you fill it with compostable waste, (no recyclables), we pick up from you weekly, you receive compost in return! Phone: 615-398-0209 Email: info@compostnashville.com

Compost Nashville

How it works: We give you a container, you fill it with compostable waste, (no recyclables), we pick up from you weekly, you receive compost in return!

Phone: 615-398-0209
Email: info@compostnashville.com

The Compost Company, LLC Middle Tennessee's source for organic waste recycling services! They convert organic waste into high quality soil to be sold as compost, mulch, and topsoil! Phone: 615-983-1200 Address: 3643 TN 12, Ashland City, TN 37015 Email: info@compostco.com

The Compost Company, LLC

Middle Tennessee's source for organic waste recycling services! They convert organic waste into high quality soil to be sold as compost, mulch, and topsoil!

Phone: 615-983-1200
Address: 3643 TN 12, Ashland City, TN 37015
Email: info@compostco.com

Turnip Green Creative Reuse Turnip Green collects various forms of paper, craft items, toys, fabrics, office supplies, art supplies (and more!) to be refurbished and redistributed to the community.   Creative reuse helps reduce the size of landfills while supplying tools to artists, schools, and businesses at a low cost. Phone: 615- 720-7480 Email: info@turnipgreencreativereuse.org

Turnip Green Creative Reuse

Turnip Green collects various forms of paper, craft items, toys, fabrics, office supplies, art supplies (and more!) to be refurbished and redistributed to the community.  

Creative reuse helps reduce the size of landfills while supplying tools to artists, schools, and businesses at a low cost.

Phone: 615- 720-7480
Email: info@turnipgreencreativereuse.org

Eternal Returns Eternal Returns is dedicated to helping Tennessee grow as an environmentally conscious community. Eliminate waste in your home or business with our recycling and composting services. Start your green journey with us today! Phone: 615-933-8503 Email: info@eternalreturns.co

Eternal Returns

Eternal Returns is dedicated to helping Tennessee grow as an environmentally conscious community. Eliminate waste in your home or business with our recycling and composting services. Start your green journey with us today!

Phone: 615-933-8503
Email: info@eternalreturns.co

Residential Electronic Waste Drop-off Metro residents can bring electronic waste; they offer donation & "take back" programs! East Center 943A Doctor Richard G. Adams Drive Nashville, TN 37207 Phone: 615- 862-8631 Omohundro 1019 Omohundro Place (entrance on Freightliner Drive) Nashville, TN 37210 Phone: 615- 880-1955

Residential Electronic Waste Drop-off

Metro residents can bring electronic waste; they offer donation & "take back" programs!

East Center
943A Doctor Richard G. Adams Drive
Nashville, TN 37207
Phone: 615- 862-8631

Omohundro
1019 Omohundro Place (entrance on Freightliner Drive)
Nashville, TN 37210
Phone: 615- 880-1955

Gunner's Glass Recycling For $9 per month, we will pick up the glass from your front porch twice each month. We deliver a small, gray bin with our G logo for you to use, and all you have to do is make sure it is on the front porch on the service day. It’s very simple, and we can help keep the Earth clean Email: together.service@gunnersrecycling.com

Gunner's Glass Recycling

For $9 per month, we will pick up the glass from your front porch twice each month. We deliver a small, gray bin with our G logo for you to use, and all you have to do is make sure it is on the front porch on the service day. It’s very simple, and we can help keep the Earth clean

Email: together.service@gunnersrecycling.com

SMART Scrap Made Art SMART accepts your unwanted crafts supplies, containers, paper, tech supplies, fabric, stickers, foam board, and more!  They offer these materials at a highly discounted price to encourage reuse and reduction of waste.   Phone: 615-454-5808 Email: scrapmadeartsupplies@gmail.com  

SMART Scrap Made Art

SMART accepts your unwanted crafts supplies, containers, paper, tech supplies, fabric, stickers, foam board, and more!  They offer these materials at a highly discounted price to encourage reuse and reduction of waste.  

Phone: 615-454-5808
Email: scrapmadeartsupplies@gmail.com
 

 

Green Building

Green Home Construction Green Home builds creative custom homes in the Nashville area utilizing the latest green technology and design concepts while working within a client's budget. Phone: 615-823-0940 Email: ryan@hellogreenhome.com

Green Home Construction

Green Home builds creative custom homes in the Nashville area utilizing the latest green technology and design concepts while working within a client's budget.

Phone: 615-823-0940
Email: ryan@hellogreenhome.com

Mossy Ridge Construction, LLC Mossy ridge is dedicated to sustainable practices in residential construction that minimizes their environmental impact.  They utilize LEED-certified standards and a step-by-step design process involving client, architect, and designer, to make sure a home is both environmentally sound and structurally distinct. Phone: 615-238-1270 Email: info@MossyRidge.com

Mossy Ridge Construction, LLC

Mossy ridge is dedicated to sustainable practices in residential construction that minimizes their environmental impact.  They utilize LEED-certified standards and a step-by-step design process involving client, architect, and designer, to make sure a home is both environmentally sound and structurally distinct.

Phone: 615-238-1270
Email: info@MossyRidge.com

Bill's Contracting and Remodeling “Regardless how big or small your remodeling project, our capabilities are extensive with our experienced staff for designing green kitchens, eco-friendly bathrooms, new construction, home additions and interior design for your residential or commercial project.” Phone: 615-300-3914 Address: 1043 Hogans Branch Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075

Bill's Contracting and Remodeling

“Regardless how big or small your remodeling project, our capabilities are extensive with our experienced staff for designing green kitchens, eco-friendly bathrooms, new construction, home additions and interior design for your residential or commercial project.”

Phone: 615-300-3914

Address: 1043 Hogans Branch Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075

E3 Innovate E3 Innovate works on existing homes as well as commercial and new homes to make it a healthier, more enjoyable place for your family.  Our full range of services for commercial clients can be mixed and matched. We tailor to fit your needs. Phone: 615-876-5479

E3 Innovate

E3 Innovate works on existing homes as well as commercial and new homes to make it a healthier, more enjoyable place for your family.  Our full range of services for commercial clients can be mixed and matched. We tailor to fit your needs.

Phone: 615-876-5479

 
MiKen Development, LLC  Since MiKen Development was formed in 2012, it has been responsible for developing over 260 units within the urban core of Nashville and has a current pipeline of over 600 more units. MiKen's Stack 19 development will offer 19 rental units and 2,000 sq ft of retail in former shipping containers. Way to reuse! Email: abby@mikendevelopment.com  

MiKen Development, LLC 

Since MiKen Development was formed in 2012, it has been responsible for developing over 260 units within the urban core of Nashville and has a current pipeline of over 600 more units. MiKen's Stack 19 development will offer 19 rental units and 2,000 sq ft of retail in former shipping containers. Way to reuse!
Email: abby@mikendevelopment.com

 

Mid-State Construction Mid State Construction provides Commercial/Industrial, Geothermal, and Bridge/Structure services for the Greater Nashville Area.   Phone: 931-823-7345

Mid-State Construction

Mid State Construction provides Commercial/Industrial, Geothermal, and Bridge/Structure services for the Greater Nashville Area.  

Phone: 931-823-7345

 
USGBC Tennessee USGBC Tennessee transforms buildings and places to create healthy, prosperous, and sustainable communities through Education, Advocacy, and Action. With over 625 LEED certified projects, they are reducing energy consumption, water usage, and promoting environmental air quality. Phone: 615-933-8633 Email: tennessee@usgbc.org

USGBC Tennessee

USGBC Tennessee transforms buildings and places to create healthy, prosperous, and sustainable communities through Education, Advocacy, and Action. With over 625 LEED certified projects, they are reducing energy consumption, water usage, and promoting environmental air quality.

Phone: 615-933-8633
Email: tennessee@usgbc.org

Bell & Associates  Bell & Associates is committed to protecting the environment throughout the entire construction process. This commitment is fulfilled by incorporating sustainable principles and environmentally responsible practices into the company’s administrative and construction operations on every project. Phone: 615-373-4343 Email: info@balp.com

Bell & Associates 

Bell & Associates is committed to protecting the environment throughout the entire construction process. This commitment is fulfilled by incorporating sustainable principles and environmentally responsible practices into the company’s administrative and construction operations on every project.

Phone: 615-373-4343
Email: info@balp.com

Tennessee Concrete Association  Tennessee Concrete Association is the unified voice for the concrete industry to improve our image and awareness through advocacy, promotion and education that support our members, our community and our future. TCA also specializes in pervious concrete for green building projects. Phone: 615-360-7393

Tennessee Concrete Association 

Tennessee Concrete Association is the unified voice for the concrete industry to improve our image and awareness through advocacy, promotion and education that support our members, our community and our future. TCA also specializes in pervious concrete for green building projects.

Phone: 615-360-7393


Transportation

The Green Truck Moving Company Moving & Storage Services for homes and businesses! Eco-friendly reusable packing materials, Green trucks run on B20 fuel - much cleaner than diesel, 100% recyclable paper used for advertisement and contracting “Give Back” initiative: plant 2 trees after every move Phone: 615-788-6982

The Green Truck Moving Company

Moving & Storage Services for homes and businesses!

Eco-friendly reusable packing materials, Green trucks run on B20 fuel - much cleaner than diesel, 100% recyclable paper used for advertisement and contracting

“Give Back” initiative: plant 2 trees after every move

Phone: 615-788-6982

Green Cab Company  Nashville's First and only all hybrid and alternative fuel taxi fleet! Email greencabdispatcher@yahoo.com Phone: 615- 424-6000

Green Cab Company 

Nashville's First and only all hybrid and alternative fuel taxi fleet!

Email greencabdispatcher@yahoo.com
Phone: 615- 424-6000

Nashville B-Cycle 31 convenient B-stations and 263 bright red bikes to get you around Nashville! Inexpensive, healthy, simple, convenient, B-Cycle is designed to encourage a healthy and environment-centered mode of transportation. Phone: 615-625-2153 Address: 206 Capitol Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37219

Nashville B-Cycle

31 convenient B-stations and 263 bright red bikes to get you around Nashville!

Inexpensive, healthy, simple, convenient, B-Cycle is designed to encourage a healthy and environment-centered mode of transportation.

Phone: 615-625-2153
Address: 206 Capitol Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37219

Nashville ELF As Nashville's only solar powered transportation, ELF produces no waste, no pollution, and is legally allowed to travel in bike lanes.  ELF can travel up to 20 MPH by pedaling and 30 mph by solar power! Phone: 615-669-7172

Nashville ELF

As Nashville's only solar powered transportation, ELF produces no waste, no pollution, and is legally allowed to travel in bike lanes.  ELF can travel up to 20 MPH by pedaling and 30 mph by solar power!

Phone: 615-669-7172

Green Fleet Bikes Green Fleet sells a wide variety of bikes, offers service and repairs as well as fun and exciting guided bike tours around Nashville!   Tour guides include local professors, musicians, business people, home brewers, students and more - people that truly represent the unfiltered, local story of Music City! Phone: 615-379-8687 Email: info@greenfleetbikes.com

Green Fleet Bikes

Green Fleet sells a wide variety of bikes, offers service and repairs as well as fun and exciting guided bike tours around Nashville!  

Tour guides include local professors, musicians, business people, home brewers, students and more - people that truly represent the unfiltered, local story of Music City!

Phone: 615-379-8687
Email: info@greenfleetbikes.com

Nashville MTA With over 30 different routes, Nashville MTA provides a convenient and inexpensive means for traveling within Nashville! Riding the bus reduces traffic volume and carbon dioxide emissions in the city, and helps support the government's public works. Phone:  615- 862-5950 Email: MTA.nMotion@nashville.gov

Nashville MTA

With over 30 different routes, Nashville MTA provides a convenient and inexpensive means for traveling within Nashville!

Riding the bus reduces traffic volume and carbon dioxide emissions in the city, and helps support the government's public works.

Phone:  615- 862-5950
Email: MTA.nMotion@nashville.gov

Music City Star The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) is supported by member communities. Created in 1988, RTA provides ridesharing opportunities in order to promote the economic growth of our membership and improve the air quality of our community. phone: 615- 862-8833 email: rta@nashville.gov  

Music City Star

The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) is supported by member communities. Created in 1988, RTA provides ridesharing opportunities in order to promote the economic growth of our membership and improve the air quality of our community.

phone: 615- 862-8833
email: rta@nashville.gov
 

 
 

Greener Energy

PHG Energy Waste-to-energy:  convert industrial and municipal waste, or renewable biomass, to a clean-burning fuel gas through an environmentally friendly thermo-chemical process. “Our patented downdraft gasification technology provides a sustainable and environmentally friendly thermo-chemical process that produces neither smoke nor odor.” Phone: 615-471-9299 Email: info@phgenergy.com

PHG Energy

Waste-to-energy:  convert industrial and municipal waste, or renewable biomass, to a clean-burning fuel gas through an environmentally friendly thermo-chemical process.

“Our patented downdraft gasification technology provides a sustainable and environmentally friendly thermo-chemical process that produces neither smoke nor odor.”

Phone: 615-471-9299
Email: info@phgenergy.com

Nashville Energy Works A program started by the Mayor's Office that connects Davidson County homeowners with a variety of resources that help them make affordable home energy improvement, including a helpful list of Home-owner how-to’s. Phone: 615- 298-1108 ext. 405 Email: NEW@hon.org

Nashville Energy Works

A program started by the Mayor's Office that connects Davidson County homeowners with a variety of resources that help them make affordable home energy improvement, including a helpful list of Home-owner how-to’s.

Phone: 615- 298-1108 ext. 405
Email: NEW@hon.org

Piedmont Natural Gas Their Online Energy Saving Tools is a suite of online resources that help homeowners identify ways to save money on their home energy bills. Piedmont’s Home Energy Calculator asks the user a few simple questions and then provides an estimate for current energy usage, in addition to recommendations for how to save energy and reduce costs. Phone:  1-800-752-7504 Email: customerselfservice@piedmontng.com

Piedmont Natural Gas

Their Online Energy Saving Tools is a suite of online resources that help homeowners identify ways to save money on their home energy bills. Piedmont’s Home Energy Calculator asks the user a few simple questions and then provides an estimate for current energy usage, in addition to recommendations for how to save energy and reduce costs.

Phone:  1-800-752-7504
Email: customerselfservice@piedmontng.com

Tennessee Solar Solutions "At Tennessee Solar Solutions, we will walk you through the complete process of becoming energy independent. When we say “from conception to completion,” you can be rest assured that we mean it." Phone: 423-535-9350 Email: info@tennesseesolarsolutions.com

Tennessee Solar Solutions

"At Tennessee Solar Solutions, we will walk you through the complete process of becoming energy independent. When we say “from conception to completion,” you can be rest assured that we mean it."

Phone: 423-535-9350
Email: info@tennesseesolarsolutions.com

Lightwave Solar Electric, LLC LightWave Solar is experienced in turn-key solar photovoltaic (PV) design and installation for businesses, homes, municipalities and non-profits.  Phone: 877-748- 1260 Email: info@lightwavesolar.com

Lightwave Solar Electric, LLC

LightWave Solar is experienced in turn-key solar photovoltaic (PV) design and installation for businesses, homes, municipalities and non-profits. 

Phone: 877-748- 1260
Email: info@lightwavesolar.com

Go Green Home Services This nonprofit program engages volunteers to make energy-saving upgrades in low-income homes at no cost to qualifying Nashvillians.  Its purposes are to raise awareness that non-energy-efficient homes were responsible for much of Nashville’s carbon emissions; encourage homeowners to make residential energy improvements; promote money-saving programs provided by government agencies and utility providers to make these improvements more affordable. Phone: 615-345-4236 Email: info@gogreen-nashville.com

Go Green Home Services

This nonprofit program engages volunteers to make energy-saving upgrades in low-income homes at no cost to qualifying Nashvillians.  Its purposes are to raise awareness that non-energy-efficient homes were responsible for much of Nashville’s carbon emissions; encourage homeowners to make residential energy improvements; promote money-saving programs provided by government agencies and utility providers to make these improvements more affordable.

Phone: 615-345-4236
Email: info@gogreen-nashville.com

Nashville Electric Services Check out Nashville Electric Service's tips on  how to save electricity with all aspects of your house!

Nashville Electric Services

Check out Nashville Electric Service's tips on  how to save electricity with all aspects of your house!

Socket: Unplug Nashville Socket is Nashville Metro Government's interactive window into ongoing sustainability efforts brought to you by The Department of General Services!

Socket: Unplug Nashville

Socket is Nashville Metro Government's interactive window into ongoing sustainability efforts brought to you by The Department of General Services!


Beauty

Jeffrey Lyn Style “My mission is to stay informed of new organic products and procedures. I want to make sure that clients are able to walk into the salon and feel at ease and comfortable knowing the products he uses are environmentally safe and free of harsh chemicals.” Phone: 615-939-7020

Jeffrey Lyn Style

“My mission is to stay informed of new organic products and procedures. I want to make sure that clients are able to walk into the salon and feel at ease and comfortable knowing the products he uses are environmentally safe and free of harsh chemicals.”

Phone: 615-939-7020

Pure Nashville: Organic Spa & Salon Toxin-free salon and spa experience; hair, skin, body, lashes, & overall wellness! Phone: 615-679-0221 Email: purenashville@gmail.com  

Pure Nashville: Organic Spa & Salon

Toxin-free salon and spa experience; hair, skin, body, lashes, & overall wellness!


Phone: 615-679-0221
Email: purenashville@gmail.com

 

EcoDiva Salon Founded in 2008 in Nashville, TN, Eco Diva provides personal care using products that are truly natural, chemical free, biodegradable and affordable.  Eco Diva creates products that contain no parabens, SLS, phthalates, dyes, chemicals, synthetic fragrances or preservatives, and uses sustainable practices in order to minimize their carbon footprint.   Email: myecodiva@gmail.com  

EcoDiva Salon

Founded in 2008 in Nashville, TN, Eco Diva provides personal care using products that are truly natural, chemical free, biodegradable and affordable.  Eco Diva creates products that contain no parabens, SLS, phthalates, dyes, chemicals, synthetic fragrances or preservatives, and uses sustainable practices in order to minimize their carbon footprint.  


Email: myecodiva@gmail.com

 

Poppy & Monroe "Natural Products for Natural Beauty" All of the products used are thoroughly vetted for their ingredient content, pureness and efficacy. Poppy and Monroe has traveled the globe to find the newest innovations in green beauty and are committed to partnering with brands who set new standards for safety in personal care products. Phone: 615-640-0604 Email: hello@poppyandmonroe.com 

Poppy & Monroe

"Natural Products for Natural Beauty"

All of the products used are thoroughly vetted for their ingredient content, pureness and efficacy. Poppy and Monroe has traveled the globe to find the newest innovations in green beauty and are committed to partnering with brands who set new standards for safety in personal care products.

Phone: 615-640-0604
Email: hello@poppyandmonroe.com 

Thistle Farms  Thistle Farms's social enterprises employs residents and graduates of the residential program. They operate a natural bath and body product line, the Thistle Stop Cafe, the Studios Workshop and Thistle Farms Global Marketplace. Phone: 615-298-1140 Email: info@thistlefarms.org

Thistle Farms 

Thistle Farms's social enterprises employs residents and graduates of the residential program. They operate a natural bath and body product line, the Thistle Stop Cafe, the Studios Workshop and Thistle Farms Global Marketplace.

Phone: 615-298-1140
Email: info@thistlefarms.org

 


Entertainment

City Square Solar Center, Hendersonville, TN Home to Tennessee's Largest PV Solar System - 288 solar panel system (which covers 40% of the roof) offsets property’s energy costs by at least $22,850 annually. The city square has received 3 TN Clean Energy Technology grants and Federal Energy Investment Tax Credit, covering 70% of the installation costs. Phone: 610-824-7290 Location: 260 West Main St, Hendersonville, TN

City Square Solar Center, Hendersonville, TN

Home to Tennessee's Largest PV Solar System - 288 solar panel system (which covers 40% of the roof) offsets property’s energy costs by at least $22,850 annually. The city square has received 3 TN Clean Energy Technology grants and Federal Energy Investment Tax Credit, covering 70% of the installation costs.

Phone: 610-824-7290
Location: 260 West Main St, Hendersonville, TN

Live on the Green: Nashville’s Most Sustainable Music Festival Features local and well-known artists in Nashville’s Public Square Park every August and September Goal: completely waste free, carbon-neutral event; strive to shrink carbon footprint each year Impermeable parking surfaces, LED lights, Green roof location to host event, captures 50,000 gallons of rainwater each year used to irrigate over 40 different species of plants Eco-friendly requirements for food and drink vendors. Email: info@liveonthegreen.com

Live on the Green: Nashville’s Most Sustainable Music Festival

Features local and well-known artists in Nashville’s Public Square Park every August and September

Goal: completely waste free, carbon-neutral event; strive to shrink carbon footprint each year

Impermeable parking surfaces, LED lights, Green roof location to host event, captures 50,000 gallons of rainwater each year used to irrigate over 40 different species of plants

Eco-friendly requirements for food and drink vendors.

Email: info@liveonthegreen.com

Team Green Adventures Team Green Adventures is your source for new and creative ways to spend your free time, whether it’s an extreme adventure, leisurely hike, volunteer opportunity, or social gathering. They hold monthly events that facilitate discovering new ways to appreciate our environment while providing opportunities to experience nature and fitness in educational and challenging ways.  Phone: 615-242-5600 Email: TeamGreen@Lightning100.com

Team Green Adventures

Team Green Adventures is your source for new and creative ways to spend your free time, whether it’s an extreme adventure, leisurely hike, volunteer opportunity, or social gathering.

They hold monthly events that facilitate discovering new ways to appreciate our environment while providing opportunities to experience nature and fitness in educational and challenging ways. 

Phone: 615-242-5600
Email: TeamGreen@Lightning100.com


Food

The Turnip Truck  Providing fresh, local, and whole foods to the community since 2001, The Turnip Truck is Nashville’s only full service, locally owned natural foods grocer with a full cold & hot salad bar! East Nashville: 701 Woodland Street Nashville TN 37206 Phone: 615-650-3600 The Gulch:  321 12th Avenue South Nashville TN 37203 Phone: 615-248-2000

The Turnip Truck 

Providing fresh, local, and whole foods to the community since 2001, The Turnip Truck is Nashville’s only full service, locally owned natural foods grocer with a full cold & hot salad bar!

East Nashville:

701 Woodland Street
Nashville TN 37206

Phone: 615-650-3600

The Gulch: 
321 12th Avenue South
Nashville TN 37203

Phone: 615-248-2000

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12 South Farmer’s Market

  • When: Tuesdays 3:30pm to 6:30pm,
  • Where: Sevier Park, 3000 Granny White Pike, Nashville, TN 37204

East Nashville Farmer’s Market

  • When: Wednesdays from 3:30pm to 7:00pm
  • Where: Shelby Park, 1500 Davidson Street, Nashville, TN 37206

Nashville Downtown Farmers Market

  • When: Monday- Sunday, 8am to 6pm, year-round
  • Where: 900 Rosa L. Parks Blvd, Nashville, TN 37208

Richland Park Farmers Market

  • When: Saturdays from 9:30am - 12:30pm, May - Dec. 
  • Where: Richland Park, 4701 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN

West End Farmers Market

  • When: Saturday,10am - Noon, year-round
  • Where: 4101 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN 37205

Hip Donelson Farmers Market

  • When: Fridays 4pm - 7pm, May -Oct 
  • Where: 2730 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214
Green Door Gourmet Green Door Gourmet is a unique farm to fork venture that produces and provides local artisan foods and plants in a farm-cooperative community setting. They grow to 80 varieties of herbs and flowers, and a wide variety of fresh produce grown using natural methods which follow an organic holistic model. Phone: 615-942-7169 Email: info@greendoorgourmet.com Location: 7011 River Road Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

Green Door Gourmet

Green Door Gourmet is a unique farm to fork venture that produces and provides local artisan foods and plants in a farm-cooperative community setting.

They grow to 80 varieties of herbs and flowers, and a wide variety of fresh produce grown using natural methods which follow an organic holistic model.

Phone: 615-942-7169
Email: info@greendoorgourmet.com
Location: 7011 River Road Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

Pick Tennessee Products  As a resource of Tennessee Department of Agriculture, Pick Tennessee is a guide to connect people everywhere to Tennessee farms, farmers, farmers markets and all the great things that come from our farms and food businesses. 

Pick Tennessee Products 

As a resource of Tennessee Department of Agriculture, Pick Tennessee is a guide to connect people everywhere to Tennessee farms, farmers, farmers markets and all the great things that come from our farms and food businesses. 

Produce Place: A Natural Food Grocery The Produce Place is a locally owned natural food grocery store located in the heart of Sylvan Park. Opening July 15th, 1988 The Produce Place began its relationship with local farmers and produce growers providing fresh fruits and vegetables to the people of Nashville. Phone: 615- 383-2664 Email: produceplace@produceplace.com

Produce Place: A Natural Food Grocery

The Produce Place is a locally owned natural food grocery store located in the heart of Sylvan Park. Opening July 15th, 1988 The Produce Place began its relationship with local farmers and produce growers providing fresh fruits and vegetables to the people of Nashville.

Phone: 615- 383-2664
Email: produceplace@produceplace.com

Greener Roots  Greener Roots Farm is Nashville’s first commercial scale hydroponic vertical farm. We grow herbs and leafy greens indoors, year round and supply them to local establishments. All of our produce is pesticide, herbicide, and GMO free and travels less than 10 miles from farm to fork. We use 90% less land and water than conventional farming, resulting in a production that yields 10x more produce per square foot. Phone: 615-957-6559 Email: info@greenerroots.com

Greener Roots 

Greener Roots Farm is Nashville’s first commercial scale hydroponic vertical farm. We grow herbs and leafy greens indoors, year round and supply them to local establishments. All of our produce is pesticide, herbicide, and GMO free and travels less than 10 miles from farm to fork. We use 90% less land and water than conventional farming, resulting in a production that yields 10x more produce per square foot.

Phone: 615-957-6559
Email: info@greenerroots.com

  Nashville Food Project Bringing people together to grow, cook and share nourishing food, with the goals of cultivating community and alleviating hunger in our city. Email: info@thenashvillefoodproject.org  

 

Nashville Food Project

Bringing people together to grow, cook and share nourishing food, with the goals of cultivating community and alleviating hunger in our city.

Email: info@thenashvillefoodproject.org

 


What YOU Can Do

NashVitality (Mobile App) Mobile guide to a healthy, active and green lifestyle in Nashville provides interactive maps for walking, hiking, biking, water access, and other activities related to public infrastructure and parks Tools towards a greener lifestyle, such as where to recycle or what incentives are available to be more energy efficient

NashVitality (Mobile App)

Mobile guide to a healthy, active and green lifestyle in Nashville

provides interactive maps for walking, hiking, biking, water access, and other activities related to public infrastructure and parks

Tools towards a greener lifestyle, such as where to recycle or what incentives are available to be more energy efficient

Cumberland River Compact The Cumberland River Compact works to improve water quality in the Cumberland River Basin, as well as quality of life in the surrounding communities.  Their goals are to teach community members to understand the social, environmental, and economic importance of water, protect the water through healthy land practices, and connect local residents to recreational activities in and around the basin. Phone: 615-837-1151

Cumberland River Compact

The Cumberland River Compact works to improve water quality in the Cumberland River Basin, as well as quality of life in the surrounding communities.  Their goals are to teach community members to understand the social, environmental, and economic importance of water, protect the water through healthy land practices, and connect local residents to recreational activities in and around the basin.

Phone: 615-837-1151

Hands On Nashville Home Energy Savings Program Volunteers install improvements that decrease utility costs in homes: Average $390 savings per year! Urban Agriculture Program Learn about gardening skills, sustainable agriculture, healthy eating choices: 5 acre urban farm in South Nashville Phone: 615-298-1108 Email: hon@hon.org

Hands On Nashville

Home Energy Savings Program

Volunteers install improvements that decrease utility costs in homes: Average $390 savings per year!

Urban Agriculture Program

Learn about gardening skills, sustainable agriculture, healthy eating choices: 5 acre urban farm in South Nashville

Phone: 615-298-1108
Email: hon@hon.org

Walk Bike Nashville Walk Bike Nashville promotes active transportation and encourages Nashvillians to utilize the sidewalks and bikeways as a commuting option as well as recreational activity.  They offer a variety of educational programs focused on safety and skills for alternative transportation in the city. Phone: 615-928-8801 Email: info@walkbikenashville.org  

Walk Bike Nashville

Walk Bike Nashville promotes active transportation and encourages Nashvillians to utilize the sidewalks and bikeways as a commuting option as well as recreational activity.  They offer a variety of educational programs focused on safety and skills for alternative transportation in the city.

Phone: 615-928-8801
Email: info@walkbikenashville.org
 

Harpeth River Watershed Foundation The foundation brings together volunteers, farmers, scientists, business leaders, city officials and more dedicated to preserving and restoring the ecological health of the Harpeth River and its Watershed.  They are committed to rebuilding and maintaining the balance between the natural ecosystem and the human uses of the area.   Phone: 615-790-9767 Email: hrwa@harpethriver.org  

Harpeth River Watershed Foundation

The foundation brings together volunteers, farmers, scientists, business leaders, city officials and more dedicated to preserving and restoring the ecological health of the Harpeth River and its Watershed.  They are committed to rebuilding and maintaining the balance between the natural ecosystem and the human uses of the area.  

Phone: 615-790-9767
Email: hrwa@harpethriver.org

 

Sierra Club: Tennessee Chapter The nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization, with more than two million members and supporters.  They've helped pass the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and more!  The Tennessee Chapter holds events and meetings to help keep our state clean and naturally beautiful.  

Sierra Club: Tennessee Chapter

The nation's largest and most influential grassroots environmental organization, with more than two million members and supporters.  They've helped pass the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and more!  The Tennessee Chapter holds events and meetings to help keep our state clean and naturally beautiful.

 

Plant the Seed Plant the Seed is a Nashville-area nonprofit providing education through garden-based learning to school children.  They partner with schools in the most vulnerable neighborhoods in Nashville, in order to make school gardens sources of vitality in low-income areas.  This helps increase food access and awareness for young people who may be food insecure, thus improving the health and wellbeing of students and families. Email: info@planttheseed.org

Plant the Seed

Plant the Seed is a Nashville-area nonprofit providing education through garden-based learning to school children.  They partner with schools in the most vulnerable neighborhoods in Nashville, in order to make school gardens sources of vitality in low-income areas.  This helps increase food access and awareness for young people who may be food insecure, thus improving the health and wellbeing of students and families.

Email: info@planttheseed.org

Tennessee Environmental Council Our Mission: Educating and advocating for the conservation and improvement of Tennessee’s environment, communities, and public health since 1970. Phone:  615-248-6500 Email: tec@tectn.org

Tennessee Environmental Council

Our Mission: Educating and advocating for the conservation and improvement of Tennessee’s environment, communities, and public health since 1970.

Phone:  615-248-6500
Email: tec@tectn.org

   At CNM, nonprofit board members, executives and staff have the opportunity to learn how to enhance their services through our comprehensive calendar of skill-building workshops and our annual Bridge to Excellence conference. Phone: 615-259-0100

 

 At CNM, nonprofit board members, executives and staff have the opportunity to learn how to enhance their services through our comprehensive calendar of skill-building workshops and our annual Bridge to Excellence conference.

Phone: 615-259-0100


 

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