Public Events Rule of Thumb

kgg133 Apr 11, 2008 18:45 pm
Does anyone have a general rule of thumb they use to estimate how much waste (in weight or volume) is expected at an outdoor public event serving food? I am trying to assist a stu…

Greening a Trade Show

travellinglindsay Feb 14, 2008 15:50 pm
I am working on a new project to help green a food trade show in 3 months. It will focus on all aspects of sustainability but it will be the first of its kind in the area. Does an…

Community Outreach Training

Allegra Abramo Seattle, Washington Jun 14, 2007 7:55 am
Hello, I am looking for some materials and/or a person who could provide training on how to engage the public at community festivals and similar venues. Clearly, sitting behin…

Zero Waste Music Festivals?

Bob Hollis El Dorado Hills May 22, 2007 1:30 am
I have been asked to help make an annual music festival a "zero waste" event. The event is held on a county fairgrounds site and attracts approximately 5,000 campers for four days…

Sustainability Audit

Jeff Severin Lawrence Mar 6, 2007 9:13 am
I am seeking examples or information on conducting sustainability audits for large-venue events. We have an opportunity to assist a four-day music festival with efforts to emphasi…

Conditions for Events in Coastal Reserves and Beaches

David Cooney Goolwa Oct 3, 2006 8:34 am
I am looking for examples of conditions to be attached to permit approvals for events on beaches and foreshore reserves. We have had several recently where public foot traffic has…

Looking for Ideas Regarding Recycling Food Scraps and Other Reusables After Football Matches

Sally Paulin Murdoch Sep 23, 2006 14:50 pm
Dear all I have a student who is researching the possibilities of recycling/reuse for food scraps from catering operations and patrons at a large stadium used for Australian F…

Giveaways That Encourage Sustainable Behavior

Melanie Napoleon Chicago Jan 30, 2006 12:44 pm
Hello Everyone, I work on a Great Lakes conservation and public awareness initiative and have been thinking about freebies and giveaways for festivals. We would like to be at …

Seeking Suggestions on Event Planning Services

Unknown Jan 13, 2006 15:34 pm
I am wondering if anyone has suggestions regarding companies that provide event planning services in the US? I am planning on offering community-based social marketing workshops i…
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