Best Practices in Park Recycling & Waste Minimization

Susan Young Lake Elmo January 22, 2013 06:03 PM
Parks serve a variety of populations and uses. I am seeking Best Practices for minimizing waste and increasing recycling in the various park catagories..shelters, trails, dog par…

Case-study: Recycling Ambassadors (volunteer tenants in apartments)

Liz Enriquez Hamilton January 17, 2013 01:27 PM
Aside from Langley, Seattle, NYC, and Toronto, has any other municipality experimented with Recycling Ambassadors? (Recycling Ambassadors are volunteer tenants in apartment buildi…

PAYT - Cart Size for Recycling & Green Waste

Laura Kelly Lihue January 09, 2013 04:47 PM
The reason I am reaching out, is I am looking for reports, case-studies or surveys on cart size for recycle and green waste. The County I work for is looking at a Pay As You Thro…

Langley BC Backyard Composting Webinar Available

Ken Donnelly Halifax January 07, 2013 12:28 PM
Back in March 2012 I conducted a webinar through Tools Of Change on the backyard composting project we did in Langley, British Columbia in 2010. That webinar recording is now avai…

Creative Promotional Material

Liz Enriquez Hamilton December 21, 2012 02:22 PM
I've just thought with the coming New Year, printing recycling and composting material and information on a calendar may be a cool idea. There could be a theme for each month rega…

Recycling Indifference in Multi Residential Buildings

Diedre Beintema Hamilton December 18, 2012 02:59 PM
I am working on a project which is looking to increase waste diversion among people living in apartment buildings. A key issue we keep running into when we conduct tenant surveys …

Anti-litter Behavior Spurred by Modeling

Robert Rowell Sky Valley November 29, 2012 09:14 PM
I'm trying to find a specific study illustrating that motivation alone does not yield behavioral buy-in. As I recall, community members self-selected to attend a public lecture on…

Waste Reduction in Movie Theaters

hello I am working in a research in order to identify how to influence in the habit of leaving trash in a movie, any ideas? BEATRIZ ULIBARRI MRS Mexico

Compostable Serviceware Requirements for Event Food Vendors

Katy Duggan-Haas Model City August 16, 2012 05:23 PM
We recently provided recycling and compostables collection for a local arts festival. To improve the program next year, the Arts Council will include requirements for the food ven…

Large Scale School Recycling Program

John Brooks Thousand Oaks August 07, 2012 12:01 PM
Great info. the last week on signage for recycling. I have a couple of related questions. We are a California City (pop'l 130,000) about an hour north of Los Angeles. We have a …

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