Evolve Hair Salon
Evolve Hair Salon, a luxury salon located in the Kansas City area, has integrated a green philosophy into their daily operations by: recycling all plastic, paper, glass, foil and hair clippings; partnering with LifeGate Group to offset carbon footprint and purchasing eco-friendly hair products, such as Davines and Eurofa.
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Nova Nail Salon
Nova Nail salon in San Francisco is one of the few organic nail salons in the US. They use a vegan based nail polish remover and nail polishes free of formaldehyde, toluene, and dibutyl phthalate. The building is made from green building materials featuring non-toxic paint, recycled denim and bamboo finishings.
Based in Washington DC, Nutsa spa is the first spa in the county to be accepted into the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Pilot Program for Commercial Interiors. They use recycled materials and renewable-energy sources wherever possible.
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NVS Salon & Spa
In March 2013, NVS Salon and Spa was the first salon to join the Maryland Green Registry, which recognizes businesses for their environmental efforts. This salon implements eco-friendly practices by recycling, water efficiency and green purchasing of natural products.
The Circle Salon
Based in Chicago, IL, the Circle Salon has found creative ways to go green and make environmentalism an integral part of their operations. Highlights include: purchasing electricity from Community Energy, Inc; carbon offset program through Terra Pass and proper disposal and recycling of hair dye, foils, and aerosol cans.
This award-winning spa based in Dallas, Texas uses wind power as its energy source, as well as offering organic products for its services. One tree is planted for every service performed.
The Spa at the Woodstock Inn & Resort in Vermont features a new 10,000 square foot, LEED-certified facility using locally sourced products. The salon incorporates green cleaning products, water conservation and composting practices.
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