Liquid Blue was officially designated a "Green Business" by the County of
San Diego, Department of Environmental Health, Community Health Division on
May 22nd, 2009. The band also recieved a 2nd green certification in 2012
when Grent Point Rating (Build It Green) issued Liquid Blue an Elements
Through the power
of music, Liquid Blue strives to increase public awareness on issues
such as a clean environment, world peace and human rights. We talk about
the issues; sing about them and most of all strive to live our lives
according to these principles. The band has received recognition from
various "socially conscious" organizations.
As the world's most traveled band, Liquid Blue has a unique perspective on world
affairs which permeates the bands music and the mindsets of these
musicians who have experience so much of planet Earth.
Liquid Blue owns and broadcasts a socially conscious internet radio station,
Liquid Blue Radio on
Live365.com. We also hold a monthly education
meeting where we show a documentary movie followed by a discussion.
Liquid Blue facilities consists of a home recording & dance
studio and a commercial business office. Both are located in Encinitas CA in
San Diego County. The recording and dance
studios are powered by the sun with 14 solar panels. Much of the content of
this page relates to practices and procedures we've implemented at both our
home studio and business location. See "The Band House" below.
In 2009 we began a program with
to offset our carbon
emissions. The band, along with many of our clients, donates to
CarbonFund relative to the amount of carbon emissions generated from a
particular event or tour.
Liquid Blue invests in SRI (Socially Responsible Investments) funds
exclusively. We have electric vehicles. We use only Energy Star
appliances, computers that are EPEAT rated, low-flow toilets and shower
heads, non-toxic pest control, non-toxic low VOC paints and natural
cleaning products. For food we choose locally grown organic produce,
fair trade coffee and free range eggs and meats. Our low water
landscaping is all California native plants.
We are long time supports of Amnesty International, The Sierra Club,
The League of Conservation Voters, The Carter Center, Surfrider
Foundation. We are members of the American Federation of Musicians. We
support many music organizations such as The Positive Music Association,
Musician's Alliance for Peace and Music For America.
This section is intended to inform our fans Liquid Blue, Inc. and
Liquid Blue members are doing not only in public but in their daily
lives to adhere to the principles we are writing about. It is also meant
to show some examples of what every individual can do in their own lives
to help make the world a better place.
Below is a list of "green lifestyle habits" adopted by members of Liquid
Blue. This page is meant to be educational and imformative with links
provided on most topics to provide additional, more detailed information.