Arise! Bookstore and Resource Center
2441 Lyndale Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Arise! is a collectively-run bookstore focusing on social and economic justice and the environment.
4000 Pheasant Ridge Dr.
Minneapolis, MN 55449
Aveda makes and sells plant-based personal care and lifestyle products through
professional salons and Aveda Environmental Lifestyle stores.
Sky Guide (Celilo Group, Inc.)
1043 Grand Ave, #165
St. Paul, MN 55105
Blue Sky Guide is an educational resource and coupon book promoting products
and services with reduced environmental impact.
1915 Lyndale Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55403
A labor of love, owned and volunteer-operated by two film fans, Cinema Revolution
specializes in the high-quality, eclectic films you won’t find at Blockbuster.
P.O. Box 40207
Minneapolis, MN 55104
Cloudforest Initiatives works directly with indigenous peoples of Chiapas,
Mexico, to develop Fair Trade projects.
2828 Kennedy Street NE
Saint Paul, MN 55413
(651) 222-SORT (7678)
Eureka Recycling is a nonprofit organization that specializes in recycling
and waste reduction and manages Saint Paul’s recycling program.
13411 Narcissus St. NW
Andover, MN 55304
Gavies provides families with healthy, environmentally-friendly and convenient
alternatives to disposable diapers.
Pit Bike Shop
504 Cedar Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55401
The Grease Pit is a nonprofit bicycle collective that provides free bike
repair lessons and a public shop with the tools and facilities to fix and build
bikes from salvaged materials.
Corporate Office: 4450 Lyndale Ave. N.
Minneapolis, MN 55412
Manufacturer of trade sale paints, producing paints, stains and specialty
finishes for residential, commercial and industrial markets that are healthy
and environmentally sustainable.
3026 Minnehaha Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406
The Hub is a full-service bike shop, worker-owned and managed and using ecologically-friendly
products when possible.
2947 Hennepin Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Intelligent Nutrients is an organic specialty shop that sells 100-percent organic
tonics, coffees and juices.
Natural Foods and Home
17523 Minnetonka Blvd.
Minnetonka, MN 55345
Lakewinds Natural Foods is a full-service, natural foods grocery store. Lakewinds
Natural Home carries non-toxic and environmentally-friendly household products,
paints and gardening supplies.
Lifecycle Lawn and Garden
2501 10th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Lifecycle Lawn and Garden offers fuel and fume-free lawn and garden maintenance
that is beautiful, affordable and environmentally friendly. Using bike carts
and push mowers, they provide an alternative to gas guzzling gardeners.
2813 West 43rd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55410
Experience the freshest, finest local foods and seasonal flavors at Linden
Hills Co-op, your friendly, neighborhood market.
1810 Randolph Ave.
622 Selby Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55104-5035
Randolph location: 651-690-0507
Selby location: 651-310-9499
Mississippi Market Co-op is a full-service natural foods grocery and deli.
It maintains a large selection of organic produce, grocery, bulk, health and
body care products, and homeopathic and herbal remedies.
Country Cooperative (NCC) Grocery
1929 S. 5th St., West Bank
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Thirty years young, NCC maintains the ideals on which the co-op movement
was founded: collectively managed; community owned; good food; strong community;
Minneapolis Farmers’ Market (Eastside Food Co-Op)
Corner of University Ave. and 7th Ave. NE (2551 Central Ave NE, Mpls.)
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Enjoy locally grown and sustainably-produced food every Saturday from 9 a.m.
to 1 p.m. (June - October).
3711 W 44th St
Prestige Cleaners uses a new, environmentally-friendly dry cleaning process.
Instead of using the traditional toxic chemicals, we use a highly effective
liquid silicon cleaner plus a detergent. Also see our Uptown location under
and Fruits Cooperative Produce
451-E Industrial Blvd. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Roots and Fruits is a wholesale distributor of quality perishable foods serving
restaurants and grocery stores in the Twin Cities area.
1 - 19th Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55454
Sojourner Farms is a maker of European-Style Pet Food Mix - a blend of grains,
herbs and nuts that you mix with meat to create your own homemade dog and cat
3808 Grand Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55409
SolarHardware.com is the oldest and largest retailer of all solar and wind
energy technology, from solar panels to wind powered generators.
Paul Farmers’ Market
290 E. 5th St. at Wall
St. Paul, MN 55101
St. Paul Farmers’ Market includes 185 local agriculture growers and
producers that sell fruits, vegetables, plants, flowers, dairy products, meats,
honey, bakery, and maple syrup, directly to the consumer at 13 markets each
week (April - November).
Velasquez Family Coffee
640 Como Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55103
Velasquez sells coffee from their family’s small farms in Honduras.
The coffee is shade-grown without chemicals.
To find more good businesses and more information on these businesses,
visit the Twin Cities’ Green Guide at TheGreenGuide.org, or the Blue
Sky Guide at FindBlueSky.org.