Hope Peterson, Zero Waste Coordinator
Lena Shafer, Zero Waste Assistant
What does a Zero Waste event look like?
Zero Waste events emphasize all waste is either reusable, recyclable, or compostable. By properly planning and educating the attendees, your event avoids sending any waste to the landfill, promoting environmental conservation and healthy communities.
What is motivating you to host a zero waste event?
- Reduces our natural resource use and greenhouse gases
- Promotes social equity and healthy communities
- Educates attendees about waste reduction tips
- Supports local economy
- Help Western achieve their zero waste goal in our Sustainability Action Plan
Hosting a Zero Waste event does not have to be hard! Read over the “Zero Waste Event Check List.” A little planning, proper bins, sign, and education are what it takes.
Email Zero Waste Western email@example.com with further questions about hosting an event or assistance.