Environmental EquityEnvironmental Equity

Clean Energy

The two largest sources of carbon emissions in Seattle are transportation and buildings. ECOSS connects diverse communities with clean energy solutions.

New Arrivals Program

ECOSS bridges knowledge and cultural gaps refugees and immigrants face in their new home. This program helps build environmental literacy and leadership through environmental education and experiences.

Resource ConservationResource Conservation

Solid Waste Management

ECOSS helps underserved businesses and multifamily residences build recycling and composting capacity via technical assistance and multicultural outreach.


ECOSS assists property owners in the redevelopment of potentially contaminated properties.

Stormwater SolutionsStormwater Solutions


Businesses have great potential to mitigate stormwater pollution, but traditional green stormwater infrastructure

Industrial Stormwater Education

ECOSS helps navigate the challenges of permit compliance and provides tools and techniques to improve site discharge through our industrial stormwater workshops.

Municipal Stormwater Training

ECOSS understands the financial and workforce challenges facing municipalities in adopting ever-increasing regulatory requirements and offers practical stormwater solutions.


ECOSS’ role in this project is to support customers with different language needs and match them with contractors of similar background and language capacity. We are here to support immigrant, refugee RainWise eligible homeowners at every step of the process: from finding a contractor to submitting their rebate paperwork.

Puget Sound Spill Kit Program

ECOSS’ Puget Sound Spill Kit program saves businesses money, reduces their liability and helps keep our waters clean by preventing pollution problems before they start.